a Roman jurist of uncertain age.
He is only known from the Florentine Index and a single excerpt in the Digest (30. s. 12.5), as the author of a treatise in a single book, Ad Leyem Falcidiam, which was enacted B. C. 40. [G.L]
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.