（Κρήτη), a daughter of Asterion, and wife of Minos.
According to others, she was the mother of Pasiphae by Helios. (Apollod. iii . 1.2; Diod. 4.60.)
There are two other mythical personages of this name. (Apollod. 3.3.1 ; Diod. 3.71.) [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.