3. A RHETORICIAN, the contemporary and opponent of Hermagoras.
He defined rhetoric to be the art of deceiving. (Quint. Inst. 3.1.16, 2.15.23.)
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.