Soranus

The name Soranus may refer to:
* Soranus, Greek physician and medical writer
* Soranus, a Roman god
* Quintus Valerius Soranus, Roman author and tribune, executed for revealing the arcane name of Rome
* Quintus Marcius Barea Soranus, Roman senator, 1st century A.D.

In Latin, Soranus is also an adjectival toponym indicating origin from the town of Sora.


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  • Soranus — (lateinisch; griechische Form Soranos) war Name mehrerer Personen in der Antike: Soranos von Ephesos, Arzt und Medizinschriftsteller (um 100 n. Chr.) Quintus Marcius Barea Soranus, Suffektkonsul 52 n. Chr. Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SORANUS — Ditis seu Plutonis cognomen, a voce Graecâ σωρὸς, quae tumulum Sepulchralem significat, vel a Sora oppido ad Soractem montem sito. Tradit enim Plin. l. 2. c. 92. eo in tractu tam pestiferos spiritus exhalari, ut avibus sint letales. Unde videri… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Sorānus — Sorānus, 1) (Deus Sorranus), italienischer Gott der Unterwelt, bes. im Sabinerland, welcher neben Feronia auf dem Soracte verehrt wurde; römische Gelehrte, welche die verderbende Gewalt des S. beachtet hatten, identificirten ihn mit dem… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sorānus — Sorānus, Beiname des Apollon von Soracte (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Soranus — ▪ Roman god       in Roman religion, the underworld deity worshiped on Mount Soracte in southern Etruria. As priests, the hirpi Sorani celebrated a rite in which they marched barefoot over burning coals. Soranus was identified with Dis, the Roman …   Universalium

  • Soranus (Roman god) — Soranus was a Sabine god later adopted by the Roman Empire. He was worshipped on Mt. Soracte which is in Etruria.The worshippers of Apollo Soranus, after his cult had been subsumed by Apollo were called Hirpi Sorani ( wolves of Soranus ). They… …   Wikipedia

  • Soranus von Ephesus — Soranus von Ẹphesus,   griechisch Soranọs, griechischer Arzt, lebte Anfang des 2. Jahrhunderts n. Chr. in Rom. Soranus gilt als einer der bedeutendsten Ärzte des Altertums; er verfasste eine Vielzahl von Schriften (nur zum Teil erhalten) zur… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • SORANUS Ephesius — fil. Monandri, ex Phoebe, medicus. Alexandriae vixit, deinde Romam venit, ubi artem exercuit, Traiani et Adriani temporibu. Suidas. Alius quoque Ephesius, sed iunior priore, de morbis mulierum locisque librum edidit: cuius fragmentum a Turnebo… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • SORANUS Valerius — vide Valerius …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Soranus (Greek physician) — Infobox Scientist name = PAGENAME box width = image size =150px caption = PAGENAME birth date = AD 98 birth place = Ephesus death date = AD 138) death place = residence = citizenship = nationality = ethnicity = field = physis work institutions =… …   Wikipedia

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