a contemporary of the younger Pliny, is praised by the latter as a distinguished orator, historian, and poet (Plin. Ep. 1.8). Several of Pliny's letters are addressed to him. (Ep. 1.8, 5.9, 7.7, 15, 9.38.)
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.