3. A person living on Mount Ida, who wanted to take upon himself the punishment which his wife aId deserved by her pride of her beauty, and was metamorphosed along with her into stone. (Ov. Mel. 10.68, &c.) [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.