- From πᾶς (pâs) "every" and φυλή (phulḗ) "tribe," cognate with Πάμφυλοι (Pámphuloi), one of the Doric tribes.
- (5th BC Attic): IPA: /pampʰy͜ylí.a͜a/
- (1st BC Egyptian): IPA: /pampʰyːlíaː/
- (4th AD Koine): IPA: /pamɸylía/
- (10th AD Byzantine): IPA: /pãfylía/
- (15th AD Constantinopolitan): IPA: /pafilía/