The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon Strong's Number: 2957 Browse Lexicon Original WordWord Originkureneof uncertain derivationTransliterated WordTDNT EntryKureneNonePhonetic SpellingParts of Speechkoo-ray'-nay Noun Location DefinitionCyrene = "supremacy of the bridle" a large and very flourishing city of Libya Cyrenaica or Pentapolitana, about 11 miles (17 km) from the sea. Among its inhabitants were a great number of Jews, whom Ptolemy I. had brought there, and invested with the right of citizens NAS Word Usage - Total: 1Cyrene 1 NAS Verse Count Acts1Total1Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.Bibliography InformationThayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Kurene". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.