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102 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, March 20, 201554AHer helmet is shown on West Point's coat of armsRoland Huget
Tuesday, October 28, 201444DSubject of a massive statue in the ancient ParthenonAndrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, July 20, 201468DHalf sister of AresEric Berlin
Thursday, October 17, 201327AStatue in the ParthenonGary J. Whitehead
Wednesday, June 13, 20128DParthenon goddess (3)Susan Gelfand
Tuesday, November 8, 201115AParthenon goddess (3)Scott Atkinson
Wednesday, October 19, 20118AParthenon dedicateePatrick Berry
Saturday, November 15, 200827AAegis bearerKaren M. Tracey
Sunday, July 29, 200768ADeity featured on California's state sealBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, January 7, 2007112ADaughter of Zeus (2)Ashish Vengsarkar
Tuesday, May 16, 200644DGoddess of wisdom (3)Nancy Salomon
Thursday, January 20, 200545DAcropolis figure (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, December 19, 20045DShe sprang from Zeus's headFrances Hansen (1919-2004)
Sunday, September 19, 2004112AFavorite daughter of ZeusKyle Mahowald
Sunday, May 18, 20032DParthenon figure (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, February 20, 20033DArmored Greek goddessPeter Sarrett
Sunday, July 21, 200268DParthenon honoreeTrip Payne
Thursday, January 17, 20022DClassical symbol of wisdomSherry O. Blackard
Saturday, November 10, 200116APhidias subject (3)William I. Johnston
Monday, November 5, 200118DGoddess of wisdom and warJenny Gutbezahl
Sunday, September 23, 2001108AZeus' favorite childRandolph Ross
Monday, September 17, 20012DGoddess of wisdom (3)Peter Gordon
Saturday, July 8, 200028DPhidias subject (3)Randolph Ross
Thursday, April 13, 20005DParthenon figure (2)Matt Gaffney
Sunday, December 5, 19992DPhidias subject (3)Joe DiPietro
Friday, December 18, 19982DGuardian for OdysseusManny Nosowsky
Sunday, August 2, 199814DGreek MinervaNancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, June 21, 199845AAcropolis figure (3)Jim Page
Wednesday, July 16, 199745DGoddess of wisdom (3)Jonathan Schmalzbach
Sunday, September 8, 199691DParthenon sculptureR. H. Wolfe
Saturday, August 24, 199655AAcropolis figure (3)J. Page
Friday, June 28, 19962DMinerva's Greek counterpartD. J. Kahn
Thursday, April 20, 199521AOdysseus's advisorRaymond Hamel
Tuesday, February 28, 199549DParthenon goddess (3)Nancy S. Ross
Sunday, June 12, 199492DOdysseus's adviserFrances Hansen
Wednesday, April 13, 199463ATo whom the Parthenon was dedicatedJim Page
Monday, November 22, 199310DDaughter of Zeus (2)Fred Piscop

4 results for ATHENA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 1, 2013diagramless14AGoddess with a European capital named for herJoel Fagliano
April 24, 2011acrosticLDeity whose symbol is an owlEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
May 13, 2007acrosticVDeity born fully grown from Zeus' headEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
December 16, 2001acrosticUPersonification of wisdom and the arts whose sacred tree was the oliveEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

61 results for ATHENA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, September 28, 19931DZeus's head goddessBetty JorgensenTaub
Thursday, April 22, 199335AThe Parthenon's raison d'êtreLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, June 8, 199231DGreek goddess of wisdomSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, May 29, 19922DShe sprang from a headRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wednesday, May 27, 19929DGoddess of wisdomBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, March 5, 199147DGreek goddess of wisdomJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wednesday, February 6, 199145AMinerva, to PlatoJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, November 29, 198936AMinerva's Greek counterpartLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, September 6, 198947APallas ___Louis SabinMaleska
Thursday, November 12, 198755APallas ___R. S. JonesMaleska
Tuesday, May 19, 19871DIn Rome, she was MinervaNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, September 26, 198647AShe helped PerseusJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, May 4, 198610D___ Nike (Acropolis temple)J. Samuel SmartMaleska
Monday, November 18, 19858DGreek goddess of wisdomFrank GearyMaleska
Sunday, August 18, 198584AProduct of Zeus's headCharles M. DeberMaleska
Wednesday, February 6, 198528DAdviser to OdysseusChristine TilgnerMaleska
Thursday, August 9, 198411DParthenon figureLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, October 17, 198336DShe sprang from Zeus's headArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, March 9, 198345DSpringer from Zeus's headJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 198313AMinerva, to PlatoPageMaleska
Wednesday, February 16, 198344AGoddess of wisdomHodgeMaleska
Wednesday, January 6, 19826DGoddess of wisdomLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, August 16, 198135APallas ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, July 6, 198146DGoddess of wisdomJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, January 11, 198110DStatue by PhidiasStanley GlassMaleska
Wednesday, July 11, 197955AGoddess of wisdomKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, February 12, 19781DGreek MinervaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, December 18, 197755AChild of ZeusJim PageMaleska
Monday, August 8, 19774DShe sprang full-grown from Zeus's foreheadBernsteinMaleska
Tuesday, April 5, 197729DStatue by PhidiasJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thursday, January 27, 197770ADaughter of ZeusStephanie SpadacciniWeng
Sunday, July 4, 1976155DDaughter of ZeusAnne FoxWeng
Saturday, March 15, 197536AGreek goddessElaine D. SchorrWeng
Wednesday, December 25, 19746DGoddess of wisdomMarie WestWeng
Sunday, May 5, 197473DWise goddessLouis C. Mandes Jr.Weng
Sunday, April 7, 1974119DGreek goddessDorothea ShippWeng
Sunday, October 28, 197386DGreek goddessDiana SessionsWeng
Friday, May 18, 197327AGreek goddessBrian G. TylerWeng
Wednesday, March 14, 197354AGreek goddessUnknownWeng
Monday, March 27, 197225AGreek goddessUnknownWeng
Saturday, April 24, 19716DPhidias statueUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 14, 197117DOlympianArnold MossWeng
Wednesday, July 9, 19695DPallas.UnknownWeng
Friday, June 13, 19692DGreek goddess.UnknownWeng
Saturday, May 31, 196950DOlympian.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Sunday, November 17, 1968110AGreek goddessBarbara GolubFarrar
Tuesday, April 16, 19681DOlympian goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 196615AOlympian goddess.Will WengFarrar
Friday, June 25, 196515AGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 6, 196535AGoddess.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 16, 196451AGoddess of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 7, 196342AMythological personage.Hume CraftFarrar
Sunday, April 7, 1963122DMajor Greek deity.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Friday, January 4, 196310DOlympian goddess.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, March 14, 19624DGreek goddess.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tuesday, October 18, 196030DGreek goddess of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 27, 196043DMinerva.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 10, 196028AGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 25, 19592DMythical creator of the olive tree.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, March 16, 19599DGreek goddess of wisdom.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, March 9, 19592DGreek goddess.Joseph LaFauciFarrar