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31 results for ANCIENT

9 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Thu Sep 29, 201645DLike the Aramaic languageJonathan M. Kaye
Sun Feb 21, 201628DLike the Mesopotamian peoplePatrick Berry
Tue Mar 10, 201530DLike the Dead Sea ScrollsAllan E. Parrish
Tue May 7, 201340AWith 42-Across, subject of the poem that contains the line 17-/65-AcrossJeff Chen
Thu Jan 28, 201023APerson of olden timesRaymond C. Young
Sun Oct 5, 200822ASocrates or Pythagoras, e.g.Byron Walden
Fri May 6, 200530AWith 31-Across, literary character "whose beard with age is hoar"Harvey Estes
Wed Oct 13, 200446DAs old as the hillsPatrick Merrell
Wed Apr 14, 200444DOf interest to archaeologistsRandolph Ross

1 result for ANCIENT from Variety puzzles.

Oct 1, 2017acrosticQAntediluvianEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

21 results for ANCIENT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sun Jun 16, 199186DLike S.T.C.'s MarinerMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sun Aug 23, 198793AAntediluvianJim PageMaleska
Wed May 30, 198457ALike Coleridge's marinerRichard N. Platt, Jr.Maleska
Sun Jun 21, 198122DTime-honoredBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jan 7, 197997ALong goneAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sun May 2, 197628ALike Tyre or NinevehAlexander F. BlackWeng
Wed Apr 19, 197218AHoaryUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 3, 197144ALike the marinerUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 29, 196428D"___ of Days."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jan 14, 196418A"___ of Days."Lois HillisFarrar
Tue Aug 2, 196029AOld.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 4, 195919DWhat Iago was to Othello.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Mar 19, 195927AHoary.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Nov 30, 195760AOld as the hills.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 18, 195722DOf times long past.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sun Apr 21, 195723AWhat Iago was to Othello.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thu Feb 9, 195615AOf an older world.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Sep 13, 195545DThe A in A. O. H.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 1952138AWord for the pyramids.Israel GitterFarrar
Fri Jan 5, 195116A"___ of days."UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 194860DTime-honored, as Chinese lore.Thomas MeekinFarrar