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284 results for ABBA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
40DGroup that inspired "Mamma Mia!" (2)Howard Barkin
11ABand whose songs are featured in a hit 2001 musical and 2018 movieJoel Fagliano
24ABiblical "father" (2)Kyle Dolan
1DGroup that inspired Broadway's "Mamma Mia!"Michael Hawkins
3DSwedish pop quartet that won the 1974 Eurovision contestHannah Slovut
1DBand with a symmetrical logoBrendan Emmett Quigley
52DGroup with the hit "Waterloo"Timothy Polin
28D"Fernando" group (4)Bruce Haight
101A"Waterloo" band (2)Lynn Lempel
29A"Fernando" bandTom McCoy
33ABishop's title in the Coptic ChurchTimothy Polin and Joe Krozel
39APalindromic band name (2)Robert Cirillo
1DPop group that broke through at the 1974 Eurovision contestJames Mulhern
25DGroup whose first U.S. hit was "Waterloo"Jim Hilger
23D"Rock Me" group, 1975Brendan Emmett Quigley
59DGroup with the hit 1978 album "The Album"Sharon Delorme
11DPop group with a backward "B" in its nameDebbie Ellerin
5DOnes repeating "I do" in 1976?Kevin G. Der and Ian Livengood
18AMideast pops?Martin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
9DGroup featured in "Mamma Mia!"Samuel A. Donaldson
8DEban of Israel (2)Charles M. Deber
1APalindromic band name (2)Patrick Berry
10AGroup that inspired "Mamma Mia!" (2)Jacob McDermott
5AGroup whose last Top 40 hit was "When All Is Said and Done"Peter A. Collins
54D"Mamma Mia!" group (5)Joel Fagliano
1DGroup whose music is heard in "Mamma Mia!"Lynn Lempel
31A"Take a Chance on Me" group (3)Will Nediger
42ASingers of "Voulez-Vous" and "Waterloo"Jeff Chen
1A"Mamma Mia" singersScott Atkinson
53D"Mamma Mia" group (5)Julian Lim
50D"Fernando" group (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
19A1970s-'80s group with a palindromic nameJoon Pahk
53DGroup whose name combines the first letters of its members' namesDavid Quarfoot
20A"I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do" group (3)Patrick Blindauer and Steve Salitan
11D"Dancing Queen" group (5)David Poole
111AAlphabetically first inductee in the Rock and Roll Hall of FameBrendan Emmett Quigley
8DPop group whose first Top 40 album was, appropriately, "Arrival"David J. Kahn
32A"Take a Chance on Me" group (3)Zoe Wheeler, Brown University '12
57D"SOS" band (2)Clive Probert
32A"Dancing Queen" group (5)Peter A. Collins
1AInspiration for Björn AgainNatan Last
4D"Chiquitita" groupAdam Fromm
57DPop group whose name is coincidentally a rhyme schemePatrick Blindauer and Rebecca Young
54D"Dancing Queen" group (5)Ron and Nancy Byron
1ASource of the music for a 2001 theatrical hitJim Hyres
10A"Mamma Mia" quartet (2)Donna S. Levin
1D"Money, Money, Money" bandPatrick Blindauer
43A"___ Gold," 1992 album that has sold 28 million copies worldwideDavid J. Kahn
110AEban of Israel (2)Merl Reagle
44A"Super Trouper" group, 1980Alex Boisvert
11D"Waterloo" pop group (2)Barry C. Silk
11APop group that inspired a 2001 Broadway musicalBrendan Emmett Quigley
10APop group whose music was the basis of a hit 2001 Broadway musicalBarry C. Silk
1A"Mamma Mia" group (5)Adam G. Perl
2D"Voulez-Vous" pop groupMike Nothnagel
59D"I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do" group (3)Linda Schechet Tucker
4DAlphabetically first pop group with a #1 hitAndrea C. Michaels
61D"Mamma Mia" pop group (3)Timothy Powell
25A"Waterloo" quartetManny Nosowsky
1APop group with a hit Broadway musicalRichard Silvestri
70A"Dancing Queen" quartet (3)Damon J. Gulczynski
35DPop music acronymBarry Silk
10A"Take a Chance on Me" singersLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
51D"Mamma Mia" quartet (2)Doug Peterson
49DAcronymic pop group nameMatt Skoczen
7D"Fernando" group (4)Bill Zais
27D"Mamma Mia" pop group (3)Craig Kasper
56D"Chiquitita" quartet (2)Ron Sweet
31D"Dancing Queen" quartet (3)Allan E. Parrish
2D"Take a Chance on Me" group (3)Craig Kasper
61A"Mamma Mia" group (5)Gregory E. Paul
44A"Dancing Queen" quartet (3)Trip Payne
35D"Waterloo" band (2)Richard Hughes
5A"Mamma Mia!" group (5)Alan Arbesfeld
1AGroup behind a 2001 Broadway musicalDavid J. Kahn
10DPalindromic pop group (4)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
9A"Dancing Queen" pop group (6)Frances Hansen
52AFather, in the Bible (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
32AQuatrain rhyme schemeMyles Callum
1A"Chiquitita" quartet (2)Henry Hook
33D"S.O.S." band (2)Patrick Berry
39D"Fernando" singers (2)David J. Kahn
53D"SOS" pop group (2)Greg Staples
1D"Waterloo" pop group (2)Gregory E. Paul
5A"Mamma Mia" pop group (3)Matt Gaffney
10A"I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do" group (3)Myles Callum
36DTitle for some bishops (2)Richard Hughes
28ABiblical "father" (2)Mel Taub
42A"Dancing Queen" group (5)Alan Arbesfeld
1D"Dancing Queen" group (5)David Levinson Wilk
46ARedondilla rhyme schemeJohn Wolting
11D"Fernando" singers (2)Matt Gaffney
19A"Knowing Me, Knowing You" groupJoe DiPietro
10DQuatrain patternZack Butler
32A"Dancing Queen" music groupFrances Hansen
1DTitle for some bishops (2)Dana Motley
52D"S.O.S." pop group (2)Gayle Dean
42ATop-selling pop group of the 70'sJohn Wolting
55A"Fernando" group (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
14ACommon rhyme schemeCathy Millhauser
14AWith 2-Down, "My People" authorThomas W. Schier
45DCoptic bishop's titleJerry Ferguson
34D"SOS" singersFred Piscop
1D1970's hitmakers from SwedenRandy Sowell
52DPalindromic pop group (4)Alan Arbesfeld
10AGroup with the 1976 hit "Fernando"Elizabeth C. Gorski
114ARhyme schemeMark Danna
28DWith 49-Down, former Israeli statesmanBarbara Campitelli
1AStatesman EbanJonathan Schmalzbach
61DRhyme scheme for Mr. Eban?Peter Gordon
55D"Dancing Queen" pop group (6)A. S. Verdesca
10A"Dancing Queen" pop group (6)G. E. Paul
1DEastern Church titleN. S. Ross
29DWith 45-Down, author of "My People"R. Max Hopkins
6A"Dancing Queen" pop group (6)F. Piscop
1A"Waterloo" pop bandD. E. Donaldson
43ABiblical invocation to GodJ. Page
51D"Dancing Queen" pop group (6)S. Spadaccini
47DFather, in the Bible (2)J. Schmalzbach
46DGroup that did "I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do"Norma Steinberg
1DPop group in "Muriel's Wedding"Martin Schneider
43A"I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do" singersSidney L. Robbins
19APalindromic pop quartetSidney L. Robbins
1DPalindromic pop group (4)Gregory E. Paul
83AGroup with the hit “Waterloo”Nancy Scandrett Ross
9APalindromic name in pop musicFred Piscop
48AIsrael's Eban (2)Jeanette K. Brill
9A"Dancing Queen" pop group (6)David J. Kahn
102DIsrael's Eban (2)Arthur S. Verdesca
33DPalindromic pop group (4)Robert H. Wolfe

2 results for ABBA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 5, 2014diagramless10DTop-selling quartet from SwedenFred Piscop
Jan 13, 2008diagramless53A"Waterloo" groupByron Walden

152 results for ABBA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
3DCoptic bishop's titleRobert HerrigTaub
23DPalindromic clerical titleAlex K. JustinTaub
5ASwedish singersJeanne WilsonMaleska
26AEban of IsraelAlfio MicciMaleska
8DSwedish rock groupLois SidwayMaleska
1ARock groupManny NosowskyMaleska
6DIsrael's EbanS. E. BookerMaleska
34ABiblical "father"Mark BlakeburnMaleska
1ASwedish rock groupKenneth WitteMaleska
6ARhyme schemeCalista LuminatiMaleska
1ARhyme schemeWilson McBeathMaleska
1DIsrael's EbanLois SidwayMaleska
5AEban of IsraelJoy L. WoukMaleska
91ACoptic Church titleLouis BaronMaleska
10AEastern bishop's titleAlbert J. KlausMaleska
16AEastern Church bishopDaniel GirardiMaleska
13DSwedish rock groupPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
1DIsrael's EbanJeanette K. BrillMaleska
41ASwedish pop-rock quartetWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
56DEastern bishop's titleAlbert J. KlausMaleska
10AEastern church titlePeter SwiftMaleska
9ASwedish quartetCharles J. MantotiMaleska
52DRhyme schemeWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
16ASwedish rock groupWhittenMaleska
48DCoptic bishop's titleKathryn RighterMaleska
66DEban of IsraelBette Sue CohenMaleska
42ABishop's title in many Eastern churchesWillemain O. CableMaleska
66DSwedish musical groupBernice GordonMaleska
55DSwedish pop quartetMartha J. DeWittMaleska
58APalindromic rock groupRobert KatzMaleska
1ASwedish rock bandLarry GoldhirschMaleska
5ARhyme schemeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
1ASwedish quartetElaine GeorgeMaleska
59AOriental bishopBert H. KruseMaleska
57ASwedish pop quartetPeter SwiftMaleska
1ACoptic church fatherDaniel GirardiMaleska
50DMr. EbanWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
5APalindromic pop groupAndersonMaleska
2DSwedish rock groupA. J. SantoraMaleska
23ARhyme schemeDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
37ASwedish rock groupErnst TheimerMaleska
29DSwedish rock groupJim ModneyMaleska
60AWith 49 Down, Israeli V.I.P.Ernst TheimerMaleska
32DSwedish rock groupNancy McCarthyMaleska
10AEastern Church patriarchDiana R. SessionsMaleska
1DRock groupKatherine GouldMaleska
9ARhyme schemeChristy RidleyMaleska
45D___ Eban of IsraelEmory H. CainMaleska
7DSwedish rock groupJeanette K. BrillMaleska
53DSwedish rock groupBernice GordonMaleska
32DPopular Swedish quartetJoy L. WoukMaleska
51DEbanEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
1AEban of IsraelSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
55DPopular rock groupJudson G. TrentMaleska
17ASwedish pop quartetSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
1DBiblical title of reverence for GodSchwarzbaumMaleska
82DEban of IsraelMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
48DEbanRickertMaleska
52DEbanRaymond F. EisnerWeng
49DMr. EbanSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
89DEastern church titleBert KruseWeng
26DEbanSidney L. RobbinsWeng
43DBishop's titleTom SheehanWeng
8AEbanHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
120DEastern church titleMaura B. JacobsonWeng
31AQuatrain rhyme schemeHenry HookWeng
50DEastern church titleAndrew LeskoWeng
9DMr. EbanJames BarrickWeng
1DEbanJean ReedWeng
108DEastern church titleBert KruseWeng
64AEbanUnknownWeng
5AEastern church titleUnknownWeng
1ABiblical titleUnknownWeng
38DPatriarch's titleUnknownWeng
7DEbanUnknownWeng
5AEbanUnknownWeng
51DRhyme schemeUnknownWeng
1AEbanUnknownWeng
50DEbanUnknownWeng
32DJewish titleUnknownWeng
25DIsraeli nameUnknownWeng
9ARhyme schemeUnknownWeng
1APatriarchal fatherUnknownWeng
19DEastern church titleH. L. RisteenWeng
49DEastern church title.UnknownWeng
1AEastern church title.UnknownWeng
1AWith 26 Down, Israeli statesman.UnknownWeng
1DBiblical title.UnknownWeng
49DRhyme scheme.UnknownFarrar
55DEastern church title.UnknownFarrar
27DEban.UnknownFarrar
35DRhyme scheme.UnknownFarrar
9AFather, in the Syrian church.UnknownFarrar
16AEastern bishop's title.UnknownFarrar
15AHebrew father.Hume R. CraftFarrar
5AEastern church title.Cora GoodmanFarrar
10AClerical title.George LaczkoFarrar
54DRhyme scheme of a quatrain.UnknownFarrar
6AEban of Israel.UnknownFarrar
10ARhyme scheme.UnknownFarrar
6AHebrew title.Will WengFarrar
26ASyriac bishop.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
1AMiddle East bishop.UnknownFarrar
31DRhyme scheme of a quatrain.UnknownFarrar
14ACoptic bishop.UnknownFarrar
33DRhyme scheme.UnknownFarrar
28DEastern bishop's title.UnknownFarrar
1DCoptic bishop.Roberta MorseFarrar
10AChurch title.William LutwiniakFarrar
30AFather, in Biblical days.Eileen LexauFarrar
14AOriental title.Michael DubinFarrar
25DPatriarch's title.Thomas MeekinFarrar
34DRhyme scheme in sonnet.Jean ReedFarrar
27DRhyme scheme of a quatrain.S. A. KayFarrar
57DFather: Bibl.A. J. SantoraFarrar
5AEnvoy Eban.UnknownFarrar
6ATitle meaning father.UnknownFarrar
3DEban of Israel.UnknownFarrar
81AChurch title.Diana SessionsFarrar
21DEban of Israel.UnknownFarrar
25DRhyme scheme used in sonnet.UnknownFarrar
98DEban of Israel.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
29DFather: Bibl.Madeline CorseFarrar
23DHebrew title.Jules ArensbergFarrar
47DEban of Israel.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
1DBiblical title of respect.Jules ArensbergFarrar
14AEatern title.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
5ARhyme scheme used in Italian sonnets.UnknownFarrar
3DIsrael's Eban.Mel TaubFarrar
51DAmbassador Eban.S. A. KayFarrar
13AEnvoy Eban.A. J. SantoraFarrar
16AEban of Israel.Mel TaubFarrar
1DEastern bishop's title.UnknownFarrar
18AHebrew title.Herbert EttensonFarrar
10AAmbassador Eban.Sidney LambertFarrar
50ABishop's title, in the East.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
63DAmbassador Eban.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
10AFather, as a title.Thomas MeekinFarrar
54DFather, in the East.Thomas MeekinFarrar
29AAmbassador Eban from Israel.UnknownFarrar
15DFather.Thomas MeekinFarrar
26DEastern title.UnknownFarrar
30DFirst name of 62 Across.Herbert EttensonFarrar
1DBishop's title in Eastern churches.Roberta MorseFarrar
29DTitle of bishops in Oriental Christian churches.Edward BucklerFarrar
56DTitle meaning father.Albert BlumFarrar
5AMr. Eban of Israel.UnknownFarrar
27DMr. Eban, Israeli Minister to the United States.UnknownFarrar
27AIsrael's Ambassador Eban.UnknownFarrar
10AItalian-born actress Marta ___.Harold T. BersFarrar
71DFather.Waldo RansonFarrar
69AJewish title of honor.L. K. PetersFarrar