2. An ancient Theban lyric poet, the son of Thamyra and Philammon, who, according to Suidas (s. v.), lived considerably before the Trojan war.
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.