ETYM Old Fren. coife, French coiffe, Late Lat. cofea, cuphia, from Old High Germ. kuppa, kuppha, miter, perh. from Latin cupa tub. Related to Cup; but cf. also Cop, Cuff the article of dress, Quoif.
A skullcap worn by nuns under a veil or by soldiers under a hood of mail or formerly by British sergeants-at-law.
Close-fitting cap or hood, especially of women; skull cap; any headdress.
Odeća za glavu.
Kaluđerski ogrtač sa širokim rukavima i kapuljačom; kišni ogrtač; kačket.