4. Megabazus, a Persian, who, at the time of the revolt of Inarus and the Athenian expedition to Egypt, was sent by Artaxerxes to Lacedaemon, to bribe the Peloponnesians to invade Attica; but his mission altogether failed. (Thuc. 1.109.)
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.