a Roman architect of very great skill, who flourished in the first century B. C., and built the temple Honoris et Virtutis Marianae. (Vitruv. vii. Praef. § 17.) [P.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.