（*Me/twpos), a Pythagorean, a native of Metapontum.
A fragment of a work of his on virtue is still extant. (Stob. Serm. i. p. 7; Fabric. Bibl. Graec. vol. i. p. 852.) [C.P.M]
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.