4. Onias, son of Simon, who was made highpriest of the Jews by Antiochus Epiphanes, assumed the name of Menelaus. (J. AJ 12.5.1.) [E.H.B]
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.