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55 Results for MERCI

23 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, April 4, 201561ASpasibo : Russian :: ___ : FrenchNed White
Tuesday, June 10, 201423DWord of thanks overseasPamela Klawitter
Sunday, May 11, 2014102D"Much obliged," in MontréalPeter A. Collins
Sunday, May 26, 201377AComment that might get the response "de rien"Joon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Thursday, May 3, 201228AFrench comment that may elicit the reply "de rien"Neville Fogarty
Monday, January 25, 201065A"Thank you, Henri"Holden Baker
Saturday, July 25, 20099DWord of politesseVictor Fleming
Sunday, February 22, 2009114A"___ bien!"Barry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
Thursday, October 9, 200811DPolite Parisian's responseDoug Peterson
Sunday, July 13, 200897DWord of thanks (4)Matt Ginsberg
Thursday, September 21, 200632D… in FrenchStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Monday, August 7, 20063DParisian thanksLynn Lempel
Thursday, December 2, 200455DKeats's "La Belle Dame Sans ___"Patrick Berry
Monday, August 2, 200435A"Thanks, Pierre!"Holden Baker
Tuesday, January 21, 200362A"___ beaucoup"Richard Chisholm
Tuesday, March 26, 200211DFrench thanksNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thursday, November 1, 200162AWord of thanks (4)Rich Norris
Thursday, August 2, 20013DCousin of dankeBruce F. Adams
Wednesday, January 6, 199915AMimi's thanksSam Bellotto Jr.
Saturday, February 14, 199823AEnd of a French conversation, maybeMark Diehl
Saturday, November 16, 199617ALeft Bank's thanksJ. Page
Sunday, December 3, 199557DWord of thanks (4)Martin Schneider
Sunday, January 16, 199470DWord of thanks (4)Ernst Theimer

4 results for MERCI from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 2, 2014other28AForgery or perjuryPatrick Blindauer
November 16, 2008panda28DUnlikely response to a crime in FranceMel Taub
June 24, 2001diagramless63AGrenoble "gracias"Peter Gordon
May 30, 1999diagramless9D"___ beaucoup!"Frank Longo

28 results for MERCI from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, February 13, 199125DWord before beaucoupNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Saturday, May 19, 199017AThiers thanksPatterson PeppleMaleska
Friday, October 27, 198927A"La Belle Dame Sans ___": KeatsRhonda KrausMaleska
Wednesday, January 25, 198924D"___ beaucoup"Rhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, July 12, 198833ADanke, in DijonRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Monday, March 21, 198815AThanks, to DumasFrank GearyMaleska
Saturday, June 7, 198635DThanks, to de GaulleIrene SmullyanMaleska
Friday, August 12, 198358AThanks, in ToursMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, March 28, 198297ANice interjectionTom MixonMaleska
Sunday, June 28, 1981109A"___ beaucoup!"Anne FoxMaleska
Sunday, October 19, 197543DParisian's thanksFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, November 21, 197443AThanks, in ParisDeWitt AndersonWeng
Thursday, May 30, 197453DParisian's thanksJohn FinchWeng
Wednesday, May 15, 197453DFrench word of appreciationMary DormanWeng
Friday, January 4, 197426DThanks, in MonacoJordan S. LasherWeng
Friday, January 8, 19716D___ beaucoupUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 15, 196871DThanks: Fr.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196725APolite French expression.Manny MillerFarrar
Friday, August 26, 196661AThanks: Fr.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 27, 196556A___ beaucoup.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 10, 196458AFamiliar word of gratitude.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 28, 196427AThank you, madame.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Sunday, June 17, 196264ARelative of "grazie."William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, October 16, 196032APolite word in Paris.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, July 12, 195850DThanks: Fr.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, August 4, 195638D___ beaucoup.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, October 15, 195251DThanks: Fr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 1949126DThank you.Willard N. JordanFarrar