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Simon the Cyrenaian was an African man who was called upon by the Roman soldiers to carry the crossbeam of the cross of Jesus Christ on the way to his execution[1].

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Simon, or Simeon, was the name given to one of the sons of Jacob.

Cyrene was a town in north Africa.

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  1. Matt. 27:32 (Link)
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