3. Son of Diocles, and a disciple of Socrates, whom Xenophon represents as rebuking him, after his peculiar fashion, for imagining himself to know more than he did. (Plat. Conv. p. 222; Xen. Mem. 1.2.29, 4.2.)
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.