1. Son of Macartatus, a Macedonian officer in the service of Alexander, who was appointed by the king to command mand the troops left in Egypt, B. C. 331. (Arr. Anab. 5.6; Curt. 4.8.4.)
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.