（*)/Exios.) Two mythical personages of this name occur in the Iliad; the one a Greek and a son of Mecisteus, was slain by Polites (8.333, 15.339), and the other, a Trojan, was slain by Patroclus. (16.416.) [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.