coif

[n] - a skullcap worn by nuns under a veil or by soldiers under a hood of mail or formerly by British sergeants-at-law 2. [v] - cover with a coif
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Coif

cap or under-helmet made of MAIL
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Coif

Coif (koif) noun [ Old French coife , French coiffe , Late Latin cofea , cuphia , from Old High German kuppa , kuppha , miter, perhaps from Latin cupa tub. See Cup , noun ; but confer also Cop , Cuff the
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Coif

Coif (koif) transitive verb [ Confer French coiffer .] To cover or dress with, or as with, a coif. « And coif me, where I'm bald, with flowers. J. G. Cooper. »
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coif

noun a skullcap worn by nuns under a veil or by soldiers under a hood of mail or formerly by British sergeants-at-law
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coif

verb cover with a coif
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Coif

• (n.) A close-fitting cap covering the sides of the head, like a small hood without a cape. • (n.) An official headdress, such as that worn by certain judges in England. • (v. t.) To cover or dress with, or as with, a coif. • (n.) A cap.
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coif

close-fitting cap of white linen that covered the ears and was tied with strings under the chin, like a baby`s bonnet. It appeared at the end of the ...
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coif

coif 1. A cap, a headdress. 2. A tight-fitting cap worn under a veil, as by nuns; a 'skullcap' worn by nuns under a veil. 3. Any of various hoodlike caps, varying through the centuries in shape and purpose, worn by men and women. 4. A white skullcap formerly worn by English lawyers. 5. A heavy skullcap of steel or leather, formerly worn under a
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Coif

A coif was a steel cap worn by knights, and later the name was used for the lawn hood or cap won by sergeants-at-law.
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Coif

A coif is a close-fitting cap. During the Middle Ages a coif was worn under a veil by women and by knights beneath a chain-mail hood. Today coifs are worn by nuns.
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Coif

Head-cover worn by nuns as part of their habit, often with long veils.
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Coif

A coif f is a close fitting cap that covers the top, back, and sides of the head. == History == Coifs date from the 13th century, but fell out of popularity with men in the 14th century. Coifs were worn by all classes in England and Scotland from the Middle Ages to the early seventeenth century (and later as an old-fashioned cap for countrywomen a
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coif

iron skull-cap
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