（*Pronia/a), a surname of Athena, under which she had a chapel at Delphi, in front of the temple of Apollo. (Hdt. 1.92; Aeschyl. Eum. 21; Paus. 9.10.2.) Pronaus also occurs as a surname of Hermes. (Paus. l.c.) [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.