the name of Semele, according to the pronunciation of the Romans. (Liv. 39.12 ; Augustin. De Civ. Dei, 4.11, 16; Ov. Fast. 6.503.) Augustin is wrong in deriving the name from stimulus. (Müller, Etrusk. ii. p. 77.) [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.