a Roman lady who was besieged in the Capitol with Sabinus, the brother of Vespasian, during his contest with Vitellius A. D. 70. (Tac. Hist. 3.69.)
The name should perhaps be written Gratilla. (Comp. Plm. Ep. 3.11, 5.1.) [W.B.D]
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.