4. A slave at Rome in the former half of the first century B. C., who was bought by Sassia, the mother of Cluentius, to prepare poisons for her ; and who was afterwards crucified for murder and robbery. (Cic. pro Cluent. cc. 63-66). [W.A.G]
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.