1. A king of Sparta, and tenth of the Eurypontidae.
He was grandson of Theopompus, and father of Anaxidamus, who succeeded him. (Paus. 3.7.)
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.