was together with Amandus the leader of an insurrection of Gallic peasants, called Bagaudae, in the reign of Diocletian.
It was put down by the Caesar Maximianus Herculius. (Eutrop. 9.13; Aurel. Vict. de Caes. 39.)
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.