the name of two mythical personages mentioned by Virgil: the one was a Trojan and a companion of Aeneas (Aen. 1.222, 5.118, 12.460), and the other a Latin, who was slain by Aeneas. (Aen. 10.318; comp. GYGES.) [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.