（*Brisai=os), a surname of Dionysus, derived from mount Brisa in Lesbos (Steph. Byz. s. v.Βρίσα), or from a nymph Brisa, who was said to have brought up the god. (Schol. ad Pers. Sat. 1.76.) [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.