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From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    "To tire" the head is to adorn it (2 Kings 9:30). As a noun the
    word is derived from "tiara," and is the rendering of the Heb.
    p'er, a "turban" or an ornament for the head (Ezek. 24:17; R.V.,
    "headtire;" 24:23). In Isa. 3:18 the word _saharonim_ is
    rendered "round tires like the moon," and in Judg. 8:21, 26
    "ornaments," but in both cases "crescents" in the Revised