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- From the Hebrew קיפא
- (5th BC Attic): IPA: /ka.i.a͜ápʰa͜as/
- (1st BC Egyptian): IPA: /kaiáːpʰaːs/
- (4th AD Koine): IPA: /kaiáɸas/
- (10th AD Byzantine): IPA: /kaiáfas/
- (15th AD Constantinopolitan): IPA: /kaiáfas/
- Caiaphas, Kaiaphas (English variants of the same name), the name of the Jewish high priest to whom Jesus was taken after his capture in Gethsemane.