a surname of Jupiter, answering to the Greek Ἐλευθέριος, to whom Augustus built a temple on the Aventine. (Tac. Ann. 15.64, 16.35; comp. Becker, Handb. der Röm. Alterth. i. p. 457.) [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.