4. Tyrant of Halicarnassus, the son of Pisindelis, and the grandson of Arternisia.
The historian Herodotus is said to have taken an active part in delivering his native city from the tyranny of this Lygdamis. [HERODOTUS, p. 431b.]
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.