one of the soldiers whom Otho employed to corrupt the fidelity of Galba's troops, when he was aspiring to the empire. (Tac. Hist. 1.25; Plut. Galb. 24.)
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.