1. A disciple of Plato, sent by the latter to the Eleans for the purpose of giving them some laws. (Plut. ad u. Colot. p. 1126,c.)
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.