described by Cicero as a low and mean fellow, but of equestrian rank, who was angry with Q. Cicero. (Cic. ad Qu. Fr. 1.2.2.)
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.