6. A surname of Artemis in her capacity as the godddess of the moon (Iama), the moon being regarded as the female Phoebus or sun. (Verg. G. 1.431, Aen. 10.215; Ov. Ep. 20.229.) [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.