a Numidian, sent by Jugurtha to Bocchus in order to learn his designs, when the latter had sent for Sulla.
He was, however, deceived by Bocchus. (Sal. Jug. 108, 112.)
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.