4. L. Opimius, served in the army of L. Lutatius Catulus, consul B. C. 102, and obtained great credit by killing a Cimbrian, who had challenged him (Ampelius, 100.22).
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.