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Webster's Dictionary [1]

(1): (a.) Pertaining to Cyrene, in Africa; Cyrenaic.

(2): (n.) A native or inhabitant of Cyrene.

(3): (n.) One of a school of philosophers, established at Cyrene by Aristippus, a disciple of Socrates. Their doctrines were nearly the same as those of the Epicureans.

Holman Bible Dictionary [2]


Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature [3]

( Κυρηναῖος , Cyrenoean , "of Cyrene,"  Matthew 27:32;  Acts 11:20;  Acts 13:1), a native of Cyrene (q.v.) or Cyrenaica, in Africa ( Mark 15:21;  Luke 23:26;  Acts 6:9).