（*Go/rdus), a son of Triptolemus, who assisted in searching after Io, and then settled in Phrygia, where the district of Gordyaea received its name from him. (Steph. Byz. s. v.Γορδίειον ; Strab. pp. 747, 750.) [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.