a patronymic by which Aurora, the daughter of the giant Pallas, is sometimes designated. (Ov. Met. 4.373, 6.567, 9.420.) Pallantias also occurs as a variation for Pallas, the surname of Athena. (Anthol. Palat. 6.247.) [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.