3. A friend of Alexander the Great.
In conjunction with Philotas he was sent to the coast, in charge of the booty taken after the victory over the Thracians, B. C. 335. (Arrian. 1.2.)
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.