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26 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, September 27, 201456AWhence the word "alcohol"Martin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
Friday, January 31, 201442DSource of the word "admiral"Chris A. McGlothlin
Saturday, August 31, 20137DSource of the word "alcohol"Josh Knapp
Sunday, May 26, 201368DLanguage from which "cotton" and "candy" are derivedJoon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Wednesday, October 12, 201121ALike the word 16-AcrossGary Cee
Saturday, April 9, 201145ASource of "coffee" and "cotton"Scott Atkinson
Tuesday, March 9, 201038ALike 10, but not XJeffrey Wechsler
Sunday, June 21, 20094DLike 1, not IMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Thursday, December 18, 20089DWith French, one of two official languages of ChadMichael Vuolo
Saturday, January 5, 200847ALike 1, but not IPaula Gamache
Tuesday, October 30, 20076DLanguage whose alphabet starts alif, ba, ta, tha ...Gary Steinmehl
Tuesday, August 28, 200765AIts alphabet starts with alifLinda Schechet Tucker
Tuesday, April 17, 20071ALanguage of LibyaJennifer Nutt
Monday, August 28, 200649DOfficial language of LibyaStanley Newman
Wednesday, April 20, 200529ALanguage of the Koran (2)Joe DiPietro
Friday, December 3, 20047D8-Down's tongueMichael Shteyman
Thursday, May 30, 200224DLanguage from which "hashish" comesPeter Gordon
Tuesday, December 5, 20006DLike our numeralsAlan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, February 15, 200027ALanguage of the Koran (2)Frances Hansen
Sunday, September 20, 1998112ALike our numbersCharles Deber
Friday, April 3, 19988ALike 1-AcrossFrank Longo
Sunday, March 29, 199820AJordanian tongueRobert H. Wolfe
Monday, January 26, 199852AEgyptian's tongueEileen Lexau
Saturday, June 1, 199652ALike 5's and 10's, e.g.B. Klahn
Sunday, January 28, 199613DLike 1, 2, 3M. W. Perry
Monday, January 24, 199443AMideast languageJanie Lyons

1 result for ARABIC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 24, 2008diagramless41DLike some numeralsPatrick Blindauer

35 results for ARABIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, March 1, 199347DJordanian's languageJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wednesday, April 10, 19919DEgyptian languageWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Saturday, September 15, 199041ALike numerals 0-9, e.g.Kevin BoyleMaleska
Friday, December 29, 198940DA Semitic languageWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Saturday, February 25, 198950DDescribing the world's numbersNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, June 12, 198814DHussein's languageWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sunday, June 5, 198879DDescribing our numbersJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, December 10, 19868AIraqi languageJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, November 11, 1984107ADescribing our numeral systemMark DiehlMaleska
Wednesday, May 25, 198336AMubarak's languageGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Thursday, October 30, 19809DType of numeralBensonMaleska
Sunday, September 2, 197998DKoran languageE.T.M.Maleska
Wednesday, June 27, 197943D1, 2 vis-à-vis I, IIHenry HookMaleska
Sunday, July 23, 19789DSemitic languageJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 197769DJordan's tongueTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, December 21, 19769DKind of numeralRobyWeng
Thursday, April 20, 197210DKind of numeralUnknownWeng
Monday, February 14, 19722DKind of numeralsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 30, 19714AKind of numeralsUnknownWeng
Monday, October 11, 19719DGum ___UnknownWeng
Saturday, May 22, 197138AEgyptian tongueUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 9, 197034AGum ___UnknownWeng
Saturday, August 8, 197016ACertain numeralsUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 30, 196995ANumeral systemJack LuzzattoWeng
Monday, August 25, 196910D___ numeral.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 13, 196945DLanguage used in Jordan.UnknownWeng
Monday, May 12, 19698AKind of numeral.UnknownWeng
Sunday, March 13, 196693ASemite language.Anne FoxFarrar
Tuesday, May 25, 196536DLanguage.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 15, 196530ASemitic language.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 21, 196548A___ numerals.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 3, 196437DSemitic language.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 7, 19628DLanguage.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 2, 196085A___ numerals.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, May 20, 195912DLanguage of millions.Madeline CorseFarrar