（*Fa/ris), a son of Hermes and the Danaid Philodameia, by whom he became the father of Telegone.
He is the reputed founder of the town of Pharac in Messenia. (Paus. 4.30.2, 7.22.3, where he is called Phares.) [L.S]
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.