noun, verb (used with object), coiffed, coiff·ing.
Examples from the Web for coiffe
Although she still wore the coiffe that Breton women discard so seldom, she had learned to dress herself in another way.An Iceland Fisherman|Pierre Loti
If my coiffe does not cover my hair, neither does the small Paris hat of the Countess de Vassart cover her hair.The Maids of Paradise|Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
The unmarried woman who adopts this coiffe must wear the ties hanging over the shoulders.Legends & Romances of Brittany|Lewis Spence
This severity of feature she aggravated by pinning her coiffe low over a forehead as uncompromising as a nun's.Where the Sabots Clatter Again|Katherine Shortall