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96 results for ABBOT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Feb 13, 201815ATop Trappist, maybeBruce Haight
Thu Oct 19, 201755DSuperior's title (2)Ned White
Sun Aug 20, 2017122AMonastery figureRuth Bloomfield Margolin
Sun Apr 9, 20171AEcclesiastical leaderByron Walden
Sun Feb 26, 20178ABrother with a crossJosh Knapp
Mon Dec 19, 20161AMonastery leaderJason Mueller
Tue Aug 9, 201650AMonk's superior (5)Andrea Carla Michaels
Tue Jul 21, 20151DPrior's superior (4)David Phillips
Wed Apr 1, 201565ABrother's keeper? (2)Sharon Delorme
Sun Jan 25, 201597DBig brotherAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Mar 10, 201435DMonk's superior (5)Kelly Clark
Mon Aug 12, 20135AMonastery head (7)Daniel Raymon
Wed Nov 7, 20123DPrior's superior (4)George Fitzgerald and Nancy Salomon
Thu Sep 1, 201156DLiterally, "father"Joel Fagliano
Tue May 31, 20111DMonk's superior (5)Nina Rulon-Miller
Fri May 14, 20109DOne giving prior consent?Barry C. Silk
Mon Sep 28, 200927AMonk's superior (5)Lynn Lempel
Fri Aug 28, 200910DSuperior title?David Quarfoot
Sun Jan 14, 20076DSuperior's title (2)Harvey Estes
Tue Sep 12, 20067DMonk's superior (5)James R. Leeds
Tue Aug 29, 20061DMonastery head (7)David Pringle
Mon Apr 3, 200610DMonastery head (7)Lynn Lempel
Mon Jan 16, 20069AMonastery head (7)Sarah Keller
Sun May 8, 200557AElected superiorJim Page
Tue Jan 21, 200338DMonastery head (7)Richard Chisholm
Sun Dec 22, 200233D"The Name of the Rose" figureFrances Hansen
Tue Apr 18, 200040AMonastery head (7)Myles Callum
Sat Oct 10, 199835AMonks' headBob Klahn
Mon May 4, 19981ATop monkHugh Davis
Thu Sep 18, 199755DPrior's superior (4)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Jan 6, 199733DMonastery V.I.P.S. L. Robbins
Wed Oct 23, 19965ABrothers' keeper? (2)R. Norris
Wed Jul 10, 199639AMonastery head (7)Diane C. Baldwin
Thu Feb 8, 199625DMonastery superiorAlex K. Justin
Sat Apr 1, 199526DPrior's superior (4)Fred Piscop

3 results for ABBOT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 13, 2016acrosticGMonastery V.I.P.Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jul 8, 2001cryptic23DFancy boat carrying British religious man (5)Richard Silvestri
Mar 4, 2001cryptic6AA shot to upset Big Brother? (5)Richard Silvestri

58 results for ABBOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Nov 1, 19935AMonastery headBetty JorgensenTaub
Tue Oct 20, 199252DMonastery's main manWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Tue Oct 6, 199225DMonastic titleRobert KatzMaleska
Sat Aug 17, 199137AMonastery superiorKevin BoyleMaleska
Sat Jul 6, 199154DMonastery V.I.P.Jim PageMaleska
Sun May 19, 1991100DMonastery headRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sat Dec 1, 199053DScott's "The ___"Alan ArbesfeldMaleska
Thu May 25, 19899AA fra's superiorBernice GordonMaleska
Wed Mar 22, 198925DMonastery headBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Oct 19, 198758ATop monkChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Oct 28, 198641AV.I.P. in a monasteryArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sun Dec 1, 198537DBenedictine bigwigMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed Oct 9, 198532AChief monkLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Apr 22, 198545DPrior's superiorH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sat Feb 2, 19856DHead monkJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sat Sep 22, 198453DCloister's directorPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Sep 18, 19849APrior's superiorNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sat Feb 25, 19849APrior's superiorJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Jan 16, 19831DMonastery headFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Jan 9, 198322AChief monkLouis BaronMaleska
Fri Jan 29, 198235AMonastery headErnst TheimerMaleska
Thu Feb 28, 198024DMonastery manBernice GordonMaleska
Sun Mar 26, 197824DMonastery headA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Nov 1, 19775AMonastery headHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Mar 1, 197749ACloister officialChet CurrierMaleska
Sun Jul 13, 19759AMonastery headMel RosenWeng
Sat May 3, 197551DMonastery superiorAnthony B. CanningWeng
Fri Nov 29, 197440AMonastery headSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Mar 22, 19741DMonastery headSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Feb 15, 197448DMonastery headCatharine Y. C. ProbstWeng
Wed May 16, 197331AMonastery headUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 24, 19721AMonastery headUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 20, 19701ASuperior monkAnne FoxWeng
Sun Nov 29, 1970106AChurch manGladys V. MillerWeng
Sun Oct 11, 19701DChurchmanElmer ToroWeng
Sun Jun 21, 1970119AHead monkEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Thu Jul 18, 196860AChurch title.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 5, 19682DFather superior.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 4, 19671ABenedictine head.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Feb 16, 196355AHead of a monastery.Manny MillerFarrar
Tue Dec 25, 196223DChurchman.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sun Mar 25, 196263AMonastery head.Mary GrowFarrar
Thu Mar 15, 196245DCleric.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Jan 31, 196249DFather Superior.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 15, 196131AReligious title.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 19615DScott's Father Ambrose.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat May 7, 196053DHistorical novel by Scott, with "The."UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 7, 195847DMonastic head.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Oct 17, 195849DFather superior.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sun Jul 27, 195813DMonastery head.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Sep 16, 195725AHead of a monastery.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Aug 14, 195647AMonastery head.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Jun 9, 19539AChief monk.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Feb 20, 195226DEcclesiastical title.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 8, 195125AClerical title.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 24, 195142AMonastery head.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 194857D"The ___."—Scott.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 9, 194385DChurchman.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar