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114 results for AJAX

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, February 12, 201818DCleanser brand with a name from mythologyMichael Black
Sunday, August 13, 201719AGreek warrior of mythEric Berlin
Thursday, November 10, 201625DHero in the Trojan WarJonathan M. Kaye and Jeff Chen
Saturday, March 26, 20168DBrand of lemon dish liquidDamon Gulczynski
Saturday, February 20, 201642AHomer's "bulwark of the Achaeans"James Mulhern
Sunday, September 20, 201526DTitle character in a Sophocles playJason Mueller and Jeff Chen
Wednesday, August 5, 20157DSophocles play set during the Trojan WarPatrick Berry
Monday, July 29, 201362A"Iliad" warriorAndrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, March 24, 2013112DPrince in "Troilus and Cressida"Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, September 2, 20121A"Iliad" characterJoel Fagliano
Friday, July 20, 20121DSophocles tragedy (5)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, June 29, 201125D"Iliad" figure (2)Tony Orbach
Friday, June 24, 201120AWar hero who killed himself with a onetime rival's swordMilo Beckman
Sunday, March 27, 2011129ASophocles title heroKevin G. Der
Thursday, November 18, 20101AFighter in the "Iliad"Peter Wentz
Thursday, September 16, 201055DGreek warriorJoey Weissbrot, Brown University '11
Thursday, August 19, 201036APopular cleanserKristian House
Wednesday, January 13, 201053DRole in "Troy" (2)Kevan Choset
Monday, March 30, 200945ATrojan War hero (5)Andrea Carla Michaels
Monday, July 28, 200830DCleanser whose name comes from Greek mythRoger Baiocchi
Sunday, April 27, 200837DProduct with TV's first advertising jingle, 1948Oliver Hill
Monday, April 21, 200859A"Stronger than dirt" sloganeer (2)Janet R. Bender
Wednesday, February 20, 200858DIt's "stronger than dirt"Chuck Hamilton
Thursday, May 3, 200716ARole in "Troy" (2)Richard Chisholm
Tuesday, June 27, 200610ATrojan War hero (5)Damon J. Gulczynski
Tuesday, January 24, 200655D"Cleans like a white tornado" brandDavid Sullivan
Wednesday, October 26, 200523DComet competitor (6)Adam G. Perl
Monday, October 3, 20055DComet competitor (6)Roy Leban
Sunday, August 14, 20055DSophocles dramaPatrick Merrell
Thursday, September 25, 200319ABrand under a sinkPatrick Merrell
Sunday, January 5, 2003109D"Iliad" figure (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, October 1, 20021ATrojan War hero (5)Michael Shteyman
Monday, August 19, 200235ATrojan War hero (5)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, August 13, 200210ASubject of a Sophocles tragedyRobert Malinow
Sunday, June 18, 200059DComet competitor (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, May 2, 200019ATrojan war suicideManny Nosowsky
Monday, March 13, 20006D"Stronger than dirt" sloganeer (2)David J. Kahn
Thursday, February 17, 200050DTrojan War hero (5)Matt Gaffney and David Bianco
Thursday, October 8, 199864DSophocles tragedy (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, September 23, 199862ASophocles tragedy (5)Michael S. Maurer
Thursday, August 27, 199859AWarrior of legendHenry Hook
Sunday, June 7, 199822AComet competitor (6)Randolph Ross
Tuesday, April 14, 199837DIts slogan was once "Cleans like a white tornado"Diane C. Baldwin
Sunday, December 21, 199775DBon Ami alternativeFrances Hansen
Friday, December 5, 199730ASophocles tragedy (5)Craig Kasper and Dave Tuller
Monday, November 24, 199750DRival of Bon AmiAlex K. Justin
Sunday, March 16, 199781DComet competitor (6)David J. Kahn
Friday, December 20, 199610DSon of TelamonM. Ashwood-Smith
Friday, September 1, 199510AComet competitor (6)Thomas W. Schier
Saturday, October 8, 199443ASophocles tragedy (5)Rand H. Burns
Wednesday, April 27, 199417ABon Ami rivalRich Norris

2 results for AJAX from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
January 9, 2011diagramless6DCleanser named for a Trojan War heroMike Nothnagel
March 3, 2002diagramless17ATrojan War heroPeter Gordon

61 results for AJAX from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, November 12, 199323AHomer heroMartin Ashwood-SmithTaub
Tuesday, October 12, 19931DHe rescued Achilles' bodyMichael S. MaurerTaub
Thursday, June 17, 199351DA Greek warriorJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, April 27, 199238ATrojan War heroNancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, August 14, 199016AGreek warriorRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Friday, June 17, 198810AHero of a Sophocles dramaI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, February 25, 198616AGreek heroSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, December 10, 198555DGreek heroFrank GearyMaleska
Friday, August 9, 198516ATrojan War heroS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Friday, April 6, 198455DGreek heroJonesMaleska
Monday, August 8, 198351DTrojan War heroDanielsMaleska
Saturday, August 7, 19822DTragedy by SophoclesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, August 9, 198126ASiege of Troy heroHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, September 10, 198016AGreek heroJim ModneyMaleska
Thursday, July 3, 198057DA Greek hero in the "Iliad"Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, February 3, 198013DCharacter in the "Iliad"Henry HookMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 1978124AGreek heroMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wednesday, May 18, 197753DGreek heroHugh McElroyMaleska
Wednesday, April 13, 197745DRunner-up to AchillesMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, December 5, 1976125DGreek warriorMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Saturday, March 20, 197651DTrojan-War figureAllan BlackmanWeng
Tuesday, February 24, 19765DTrojan War heroWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, January 5, 19761AGreek heroHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, December 28, 1975129D"Iliad" heroFrances HansenWeng
Friday, December 19, 19756ATrojan War heroChet CurrierWeng
Saturday, August 2, 19752DGreek heroHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wednesday, July 31, 197418ATrojan War heroWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, December 31, 197336ATrojan War figureCatherine ShogryWeng
Thursday, November 8, 197326DTrojan War heroUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 26, 1972107DRunner-up to AchillesChristine ValenceWeng
Tuesday, November 14, 197261ATrojan heroUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 3, 19723D"Iliad" characterUnknownWeng
Monday, October 11, 197124ATrojan War figureUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 4, 196942AHomeric hero.UnknownWeng
Friday, October 31, 19693DGreek hero.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 6, 196857AGreek warrior.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 20, 196854DHero of a Sophocles drama.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 13, 196750DTrojan War hero.William LutwiniakFarrar
Saturday, December 4, 196555DAn Iliad hero.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 26, 196557DIliadic hero.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 16, 196542AGreek hero.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 10, 196434AHero of the Trojan War.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, June 1, 196439ASon of Telamon.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 25, 196318AHomeric hero.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 30, 196351DIliad warrior.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, August 10, 196214AGreek hero.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 13, 19611DGreek warrior.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 19, 196124DHero of the Trojan War.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 25, 19605AGreek hero.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 4, 19603DGreek warrior.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, September 12, 195925DHomeric hero.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 11, 195954AIlian hero.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, January 12, 195925DAchilles' aide.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, August 3, 1958105DTelamon's son.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, May 11, 19581AAchilles' aide.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, April 12, 195753DA hero in the Iliad.Maura B. JacobsonFarrar
Saturday, March 23, 195713AOne of Homer's heroes.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, July 19, 19562DAchilles' comrade-in-arms.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, February 2, 195614AGreek hero.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 14, 19516AMighty warrior of the Greeks before Troy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 18, 194890DGreek hero, son of Telamon.Thomas JacksonFarrar