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106 Results for ORESTES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, July 12, 201413DHero of 20-AcrossTim Croce and Alex Vratsanos
Friday, September 20, 201349AEuripides tragedy (2)Mangesh Ghogre and Doug Peterson
Friday, May 3, 201366AMythological brother of 63-AcrossDavid Kwong
Thursday, October 25, 201240ABrother of ElectraCaleb Rasmussen
Friday, February 24, 201238AHomeric character who commits matricidePatrick Berry
Saturday, October 17, 20098DMatricidal figure of mythChuck Deodene
Sunday, July 5, 2009128AElectra's brother (2)Tony Orbach and Amy Reynaldo
Sunday, September 23, 2007107AHero of Sophocles' "Electra"David Levinson Wilk
Sunday, December 24, 200623AIn myth, killer of his own mother, ClytemnestraBrendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, August 7, 200448AMatricide of Greek mythPatrick Berry
Friday, October 24, 200361AClytemnestra's slayer (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Sunday, March 2, 2003117AEuripides playBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, November 9, 200130AEuripides tragedy (2)Chuck Menning
Sunday, February 4, 200136DBrother of IphigeniaFrank A. Longo
Thursday, October 21, 199968AElectra's co-conspirator (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, May 4, 199838ASon of AgamemnonHugh Davis
Sunday, December 21, 1997113AClytemnestra's killerFrances Hansen
Sunday, November 2, 199716DElectra's brother (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, April 12, 199719AClytemnestra's slayer (2)Bob Klahn
Saturday, March 5, 199458AElectra's co-conspirator (2)Manny Nosowsky

2 results for ORESTES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 4, 2010panda60AStrauss opera figure on stereosMel Taub
March 11, 2001acrosticNTragedy by EuripidesEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

84 results for ORESTES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, September 18, 199357AIphigenia's brotherMartin Ashwood-SmithTaub
Friday, July 23, 199314DEuripides protagonistTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, May 17, 199367AElectra's brotherMary S. SnyderMaleska
Sunday, September 13, 1992114AElectra's brotherFrances HansenMaleska
Tuesday, January 7, 199210DElectra's brotherMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, August 30, 199138AClytemnestra's sonDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Tuesday, August 7, 19907DTragedy by EuripidesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, February 17, 199016ADrama by EuripidesS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Friday, June 30, 198954ABrother of ElectraRhonda KrausMaleska
Saturday, June 16, 198442DElectra's brotherPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, February 29, 198442DTragedy by EuripidesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, August 31, 198327ATragedy by EuripidesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, June 11, 198217ATragedy by EuripidesC. J. AngioMaleska
Tuesday, November 13, 197952AAgamemnon's boyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, March 27, 197921ASon of Agamemnon and ClytemnestraJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, December 17, 197850AGreek matricideHume R. CraftMaleska
Thursday, February 9, 197825DTragedy by EuripidesAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thursday, December 8, 197742DTragedy by EuripidesDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sunday, October 30, 197711ATragedy by EuripidesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, February 9, 197722AElectra's brotherSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Tuesday, December 10, 197455AElectra's brotherMartha J. DeWittWeng
Friday, September 20, 197447DElectra's brotherAlfio MicciWeng
Thursday, March 7, 197413DAgamemnon's sonRobin D. MayerWeng
Saturday, March 2, 197415AElectra's brotherMartha J. DeWittWeng
Saturday, September 1, 197338DElectra's brotherUnknownWeng
Monday, August 6, 197341DElectra's brotherUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 5, 197291DTragic GreekHume R. CraftWeng
Sunday, March 21, 197190DBrother of ElectraJay SpryWeng
Wednesday, June 3, 197055AAeschylus characterUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 22, 19676APersonage in Greek drama.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 16, 196652AFriend of Pylades.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 9, 19652DElectra's brother.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 27, 1964147AElectra's brother.Frances HansenFarrar
Wednesday, December 2, 19647DElectra's brother.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 9, 19634DGreek tragic hero.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Wednesday, February 27, 196342DFriend of Pylades.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, January 21, 196326DBrother of Iphigenia.Norma SchierFarrar
Sunday, November 25, 196225ASon of Agamemnon.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, September 9, 196286DSon of Agamemnon.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, August 17, 196236DElectra's brother.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 22, 196247DElectra's brother.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Wednesday, June 14, 196153AAeschylus' tragic hero.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 16, 1961138ALegendary matricide.Aida CromwellFarrar
Wednesday, January 25, 196135DMythical prince pursued by the Furies.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 10, 196083APrince of Mycenae.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, November 19, 195940DIphigenia's brother.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 26, 195843DTragic figure in Greek myth.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tuesday, June 24, 19585DFigure in Greek tragedy.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, May 25, 195823AGreek matricide.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Saturday, December 7, 195739AGreek tragic hero.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 5, 195728AFriend of Pylades.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, November 25, 195676AEuripides play.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, June 10, 1956124DMinnie Minoso.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thursday, May 31, 195618ABrother of Electra.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, January 4, 195612AElectra's brother.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, February 27, 195577AMinnie Minoso.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, February 13, 195558DBallplayer Minoso.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 195551DElectra's brother.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, January 9, 195555DElectra's brother.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, December 29, 195426ASon of Agamemnon.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 7, 195486DHusband of Hermione: Greek myth.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, February 28, 195494DMinoso of the White Sox.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wednesday, February 17, 195411DMatricide of Greek myth.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 26, 195360AElectra's brother.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, June 29, 195340DMythical Greek or Ballplayer Minoso.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, May 18, 19532DBallplayer Minoso.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, May 7, 195363AElectra's brother.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, December 21, 1952144AClytemnestra's son.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, August 31, 195232DHe was pursued by the Furies.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, July 22, 195258ABrother of Electra.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 30, 195145DBrother of Electra.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 6, 195161AWhite Sox player, ___ Minoso.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 10, 195161APrototype of Orin, in "Mourning Becomes Electra."Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Thursday, December 21, 195018ASon of Agamemnon.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Saturday, September 30, 195059APrototype of Orin in "Mourning Becomes Electra."Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, July 2, 195097ASon of Clytemnestra, haunted by Furies.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 195022AElectra's brother.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 1950139AAvenger in Sophocles' "Electra."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, July 17, 194959DPrototype of character in O'Neill play.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 194841DHe was pursued by the Furies.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 194821DMythological matricide.I. KertFarrar
Sunday, July 18, 194856DElectra's brother.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 1946106APlay by Euripides.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sunday, April 7, 194686ABrother of Electra.Lester KeeneFarrar