- The definition of a coiffeur is French for a man who is a hairdresser.
An example of a coiffeur is Ken Paves.
A coiffeur with his customer.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: French ; from coiffer, to dress hair ; from coif
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Origin: French, from coiffer, to coif, from Old French coife, coif; see coif.