（Μαιμάκτης), i. e. the stormy, a surname of Zeus, from which the name of the Attic month Maemacterion was derived.
In that month the Maemacteria was celebrated at Athens. (Plut. de Ir. cohib. 9.) [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.