3. Of Cyparissus, the shield-bearer of Antilochus.
He was in love with the Amazon Penthesileia, but on hastening to her assistance He was killed by Achilles, and the Greeks nailed his body to a cross. (Eustath. ad Hom. p. 1697.) [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.