a rhetorician, who lived in the first century A. D., and was one of the preceptors of A. PERSIUS FLACCUS, the poet. (Suet. Persii Vila ; Burmann, Praefat. ad Cic. Herennium, ed. Schütz. p. xiv.) [W.B.D]
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.