1. A son of Alcinous, king of the Phaeacians, and Arete, was the favourite of his father. (Hom. Od. 7.170, 8.116, &c., 130, 370.)
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.