governor of a Roman province at no great distance from that of Bithynia, at the time when Pliny administered the latter, A. D. 103, 104. (Plin. Ep. 10.51, 69, 81.) [See MACER, BAEBIUS.]
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.