a Greek rhetorician, who lived at Rome in the time of the emperor Tiberius. (Senec. Suasor. ii. p. 18.)
He was a rival of Latron; and a short fragment of one of his speeches is preserved in Seneca. (Controv. 1.8, p. 130, &c.) [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.