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17 results for AFRICAN

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

Sun May 20, 201820ALike okapis and giraffesWill Nediger
Thu Mar 8, 201839DLike the earliest humansJim Quinlan
Mon Nov 9, 200921DFrom Niger or NigeriaLynn Lempel
Wed Jun 11, 200344DKind of violet (2)Nancy Salomon
Thu Sep 1, 199425AKind of violet (2)Manny Nosowsky

2 results for AFRICAN from Variety puzzles.

Aug 21, 2016acrosticBLike ostriches and okapisEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Aug 29, 2010acrosticWKind of marigold native to Mexico, oddlyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

10 results for AFRICAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sat Oct 15, 198818AAlan Paton, e.g.Walter CovellMaleska
Sun Aug 31, 198661ATutu or BongoFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Feb 17, 197342DCinematic QueenUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 30, 196151ANative of Mauritania.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tue Aug 9, 19606DContinental on the road to independence.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 17, 195426DNative of Monrovia.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 30, 195457ABogart's "Queen."Marion MoeserFarrar
Sun Mar 2, 1952101DNative of Nairobi.Louis BaronFarrar
Wed Jun 6, 195116AKing Farouk, for instance.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 9, 1944108AHaile Selassie.L. K. PetersFarrar