2. A Platonic philosopher, who wrote commentaries on Plato's Phaedon and Alcibiades I. (Porphyr. Vit. Plot. 20; Syrian. ad Aristot. Metaph. xii. p. 59; Ruhnken, Dissert. Philol. de Vita et Script. Longini, § 4.)
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.