Metaphysical meaning of Cyrenians (mbd) Cyrenians, çy-re'-n1-ans (from Gk.). Inhabitants of Cyrene (Acts 6:9). Meta. Fixed states of thought in the realm of sense, that rise up and oppose the further progress of spiritual ideas. They are stirred up by the arguments of Stephen, the illumined reason. ________________________ Preceding Entry: Cyrene Following Entry: Cyrus Print View the discussion thread.