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95 Results for SYRIA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, February 11, 201555DHalf of the United Arab Republic (2)Will Treece
Wednesday, August 20, 201442ALand on the eastern MediterraneanZhouqin Burnikel
Tuesday, June 17, 201456DGulf War ally (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Tuesday, March 12, 201344DHome of DamascusBruce Sutphin and Neville Fogarty
Sunday, December 18, 201154AFirst Arab country to have sanctions imposed on it by the Arab LeaguePatrick Merrell
Sunday, May 15, 201188ADamascene's homelandCathy Allis
Monday, October 11, 201052DNeighbor of Israel (4)Robert Fisher
Friday, February 6, 200949AModern home of ancient EblaFrederick J. Healy
Tuesday, January 13, 200967ANeighbor of Israel (4)Daniel Kantor and Jay Kaskel
Saturday, December 23, 200636DIts flag has two green stars (2)Myles Callum
Tuesday, November 14, 200621DHalf of the United Arab Republic (2)Sarah Keller
Wednesday, August 2, 200625ATurkey neighborHarvey Estes
Sunday, April 17, 2005110AIts flag has two green stars (2)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, October 8, 200421AModern part of the ancient Hittite empireJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, December 23, 200320ANeighbor of Israel (4)Mike Torch
Monday, December 30, 200241DNeighbor of Israel (4)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, December 11, 200228DMideast landAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, February 3, 2002129AOne of the Levant StatesRichard Silvestri
Friday, August 31, 200148DPiaster production placeElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, October 29, 200092AWhere piasters are currencyKaren Hodge
Wednesday, July 19, 200030DBashar Assad's landPhilip Lew
Tuesday, May 16, 200057DDamascus's landPeter Gordon
Thursday, August 20, 199830DAleppo's land (2)Harvey Estes
Sunday, March 1, 1998100DNeighbor of Turkey (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, August 28, 199716DSite of ancient PalmyraShannon Burns
Sunday, August 10, 19972DAleppo's land (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Friday, February 7, 199755AAl-Assad's landR. Norris
Wednesday, September 18, 199627AModern locale of ancient PalmyraD. J. Kahn
Friday, November 10, 199545DIsrael-Turkey separatorBryant White
Sunday, August 27, 199539DGulf war ally (2)Martin Schneider
Sunday, May 28, 199585DNeighbor of Turkey (2)Matt Gaffney

2 results for SYRIA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 15, 2004cryptic6DRay is moving Jordan's neighbor (5)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
October 13, 2002cryptic6ARecalled spacious southern country (5)Trip Payne

62 results for SYRIA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, July 25, 199352AWhere Homs isJacques LiwerMaleska
Saturday, December 26, 198771ADamascus locusJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, February 11, 198741DA neighbor of JordanWhittenMaleska
Thursday, August 14, 19865DMiddle Eastern republicWilliam CanineMaleska
Wednesday, October 9, 198552DAleppo is hereLois SidwayMaleska
Saturday, May 25, 19859DArab countryGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, April 14, 198562AHoms is hereBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, November 10, 198432DMideast landRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, October 12, 198414DSite of LatakiaWilliam CoburnMaleska
Friday, March 23, 198456ADamascus is its capitalWhitmanMaleska
Saturday, September 19, 198141DAleppo's landWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, March 6, 198069AIts capital is DamascusC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, October 22, 197925DDamascus is its capitalBrumbauchMaleska
Friday, September 7, 197919AAssad's domainJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, April 16, 197931DAssad's countrySamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Wednesday, February 7, 197943ANeighbor of IraqC. J. AngioMaleska
Tuesday, December 27, 197729DWhere Aleppo isWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, December 4, 1977139AArab landA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, August 4, 197746ANeighbor of LebanonBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Friday, July 1, 197742AWhere Aleppo isCanningMaleska
Wednesday, February 9, 197739AMideast countrySamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Thursday, August 26, 197645AIsrael's neighborJean J. DavisonWeng
Monday, September 29, 197530DAleppo's countryViolet GaleWeng
Sunday, June 1, 197593DAleppo's landFrances HansenWeng
Saturday, December 28, 197445AFormer U.A.R. memberThomas SheehanWeng
Sunday, September 22, 1974119AAsian landJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, February 10, 1974102DMideast countryJean J. DavisonWeng
Friday, November 30, 197369ANeighbor of TurkeyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 1, 197151AMideast landUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 19, 1970125DEx-member of U.A.R.Hume R. CraftWeng
Tuesday, January 9, 196838AIsrael's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 1, 196740AJordan's neighbor.C. V. KingFarrar
Sunday, June 11, 1967132AWhere Latakia is.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Wednesday, September 7, 196631DIraq's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 17, 196520ALevantine land.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 19, 196420AJordan's neighbor.Louise EarnestFarrar
Monday, April 27, 196424AJordan's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 17, 196441AMember of U. A. R.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, December 9, 196253DNear East country.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Saturday, December 2, 196148DLevantine land.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 8, 196013APart of U.A.R.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 27, 195927DWhere Latakia is.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, February 16, 1958108DHome of the Druses.Arthur LewisFarrar
Wednesday, January 23, 195727ATurkey's neighbor.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, October 8, 19566DRepublic of Asia.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sunday, February 12, 195657AArab League member.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, January 8, 195685DHome of the Druses.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, December 18, 195533DNeighbor of Israel.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, September 30, 195540ALevantine land.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 195436DArab League member.John WilligFarrar
Thursday, April 15, 195434DScene of a recent revolution.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, February 16, 195419ALatakia is its seaport.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Monday, January 4, 195440DRepublic south of Turkey.M. S. ManningFarrar
Wednesday, February 25, 195332ARepublic in W. Asia.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 6, 195235AWhere Aleppo is.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 10, 195227ADamascus is its capital.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 9, 195116ARepublic south of Turkey.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 22, 195031ADamascus is its capital.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 20, 19476DMember of U. N. Security Council.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, July 29, 1945123AFrench mandate, Near East.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 194487ADamascus is its capital.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 1943102AFrench mandate in the Levant.Joseph C. EmidyFarrar