1. King of Ituraea, received the kingdom from Caligula. On his death, which Tacitus places in A. D. 49, Ituraea was annexed by Claudius to the province of Syria (D. C. 59.12; Tac. Ann. 12.23.)
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.