（Ἀμάθης), a son of Heracles, from whom the town of Amathus in Cyprus was believed to have derived its name.
According to some traditions, however, its name was derived from Amathusa, the mother of Cinyras. (Steph. Byz. s. v.Ἀμαθούς.) [L.S]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.