（*Farma/keia), the nymph of a well with poisonous powers, near the river Hissus, in Attica; she is described as a playmate of Oreithyia (Plat. Phaed. p. 229c.; Tinaeus, Ixr. Plat. s.v.). [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.