JU'LIUS, a versifier of some repute in the reign of Tiberius, and one of the emperor's private friends.
He is cited by Seneca the rhetorician (Contr. 16), and by Seneca the philosopher (Ep. 122). (Ovid. Ep. ex Pont. 4.16;. 11.) [W.B.D]
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.