2. A posthumous son of Acrotatus, was born as king probably in 264 A. D., and died at the age of eight years.
He was succeeded by his great uncle, Leonidas II. (Plut. Agis 3; Paus. 3.6.3.) [P.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.