3. A native of Gortyna in Crete, a man of the most abandoned character, was appointed by Antony in B. C. 44 as one of the judices at Rome. (Cic. Phil. 5, 8.9.)
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.