4. A Rhodian, was one of the ambassadors sent from Rhodes in B. C. 167, after the war with Perseus, to avert the anger of the Romans,--an object which they had much difficulty in effecting. (Plb. 30.4, 5; Liv. 45.20-25.) [E.E]
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.