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cyrenian


cyrenian


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cyrenian  \Cy*re"ni*an\  (s?-r?"n?-a]/>n),  a. 
  Pertaining  to  Cyrene,  in  Africa;  Cyrenaic. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cyrenian  \Cy*re"ni*an\,  n. 
  1.  A  native  or  inhabitant  of  Cyrene. 
 
  2.  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.