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130 results for ATHENA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Apr 9, 20187DGreek goddess of wisdomErik Agard
Fri Mar 9, 201863AAcropolis figure (4)Neville Fogarty and Doug Peterson
Sun Feb 19, 201772AGoddess usually pictured with a helmetBruce Haight
Sun Oct 30, 2016115ASymbol of wisdomCaleb Madison
Sat Apr 2, 20162DFigure on many ancient Greek coinsDoug Peterson and Brad Wilber
Sat Nov 7, 201536AShe taught Prometheus many artsBarry C. Silk
Sun Apr 12, 201525AEponym of a European capitalJeff Chen
Fri Mar 20, 201554AHer helmet is shown on West Point's coat of armsRoland Huget
Tue Oct 28, 201444DSubject of a massive statue in the ancient ParthenonAndrea Carla Michaels
Sun Jul 20, 201468DHalf sister of AresEric Berlin
Thu Oct 17, 201327AStatue in the ParthenonGary J. Whitehead
Wed Jun 13, 20128DParthenon goddess (3)Susan Gelfand
Tue Nov 8, 201115AParthenon goddess (3)Scott Atkinson
Wed Oct 19, 20118AParthenon dedicateePatrick Berry
Sat Nov 15, 200827AAegis bearerKaren M. Tracey
Sun Jul 29, 200768ADeity featured on California's state sealBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Jan 7, 2007112ADaughter of Zeus (2)Ashish Vengsarkar
Tue May 16, 200644DGoddess of wisdom (3)Nancy Salomon
Thu Jan 20, 200545DAcropolis figure (4)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Dec 19, 20045DShe sprang from Zeus’s headFrances Hansen (1919-2004)
Sun Sep 19, 2004112AFavorite daughter of ZeusKyle Mahowald
Sun May 18, 20032DParthenon figure (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thu Feb 20, 20033DArmored Greek goddessPeter Sarrett
Sun Jul 21, 200268DParthenon honoreeTrip Payne
Thu Jan 17, 20022DClassical symbol of wisdomSherry O. Blackard
Sat Nov 10, 200116APhidias subject (3)William I. Johnston
Mon Nov 5, 200118DGoddess of wisdom and warJenny Gutbezahl
Sun Sep 23, 2001108AZeus' favorite childRandolph Ross
Mon Sep 17, 20012DGoddess of wisdom (3)Peter Gordon
Sat Jul 8, 200028DPhidias subject (3)Randolph Ross
Thu Apr 13, 20005DParthenon figure (2)Matt Gaffney
Sun Dec 5, 19992DPhidias subject (3)Joe DiPietro
Fri Dec 18, 19982DGuardian for OdysseusManny Nosowsky
Sun Aug 2, 199814DGreek MinervaNancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Jun 21, 199845AAcropolis figure (4)Jim Page
Wed Jul 16, 199745DGoddess of wisdom (3)Jonathan Schmalzbach
Sun Sep 8, 199691DParthenon sculptureR. H. Wolfe
Sat Aug 24, 199655AAcropolis figure (4)J. Page
Fri Jun 28, 19962DMinerva's Greek counterpartD. J. Kahn
Thu Apr 20, 199521AOdysseus's advisorRaymond Hamel
Tue Feb 28, 199549DParthenon goddess (3)Nancy S. Ross
Sun Jun 12, 199492DOdysseus's adviserFrances Hansen
Wed Apr 13, 199463ATo whom the Parthenon was dedicatedJim Page
Mon Nov 22, 199310DDaughter of Zeus (2)Fred Piscop

4 results for ATHENA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 1, 2013diagramless14AGoddess with a European capital named for herJoel Fagliano
Apr 24, 2011acrosticLDeity whose symbol is an owlEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 13, 2007acrosticVDeity born fully grown from Zeus' headEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Dec 16, 2001acrosticUPersonification of wisdom and the arts whose sacred tree was the oliveEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

82 results for ATHENA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Sep 28, 19931DZeus's head goddessBetty JorgensenTaub
Thu Apr 22, 199335AThe Parthenon's raison d'êtreLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Jun 8, 199231DGreek goddess of wisdomSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri May 29, 19922DShe sprang from a headRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wed May 27, 19929DGoddess of wisdomBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Mar 5, 199147DGreek goddess of wisdomJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wed Feb 6, 199145AMinerva, to PlatoJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Nov 29, 198936AMinerva's Greek counterpartLouis SabinMaleska
Wed Sep 6, 198947APallas ___Louis SabinMaleska
Thu Nov 12, 198755APallas ___R. S. JonesMaleska
Tue May 19, 19871DIn Rome, she was MinervaNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Sep 26, 198647AShe helped PerseusJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun May 4, 198610D___ Nike (Acropolis temple)J. Samuel SmartMaleska
Mon Nov 18, 19858DGreek goddess of wisdomFrank GearyMaleska
Sun Aug 18, 198584AProduct of Zeus's headCharles M. DeberMaleska
Wed Feb 6, 198528DAdviser to OdysseusChristine TilgnerMaleska
Thu Aug 9, 198411DParthenon figureLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Oct 17, 198336DShe sprang from Zeus's headArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wed Mar 9, 198345DSpringer from Zeus's headJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Tue Mar 1, 198313AMinerva, to PlatoJim PageMaleska
Wed Feb 16, 198344AGoddess of wisdomKaren HodgeMaleska
Wed Jan 6, 19826DGoddess of wisdomLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Aug 16, 198135APallas ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Jul 6, 198146DGoddess of wisdomJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun Jan 11, 198110DStatue by PhidiasStanley GlassMaleska
Wed Jul 11, 197955AGoddess of wisdomKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 19781DGreek MinervaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 197755AChild of ZeusJim PageMaleska
Mon Aug 8, 19774DShe sprang full-grown from Zeus's foreheadBernsteinMaleska
Tue Apr 5, 197729DStatue by PhidiasJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thu Jan 27, 197770ADaughter of ZeusStephanie SpadacciniWeng
Sun Jul 4, 1976155DDaughter of ZeusAnne FoxWeng
Sat Mar 15, 197536AGreek goddessElaine D. SchorrWeng
Wed Dec 25, 19746DGoddess of wisdomMarie WestWeng
Sun May 5, 197473DWise goddessLouis C. Mandes Jr.Weng
Sun Apr 7, 1974119DGreek goddessDorothea ShippWeng
Sun Oct 28, 197386DGreek goddessDiana SessionsWeng
Fri May 18, 197327AGreek goddessBrian G. TylerWeng
Wed Mar 14, 197354AGreek goddessUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 27, 197225AGreek goddessUnknownWeng
Sat Apr 24, 19716DPhidias statueUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 14, 197117DOlympianArnold MossWeng
Wed Jul 9, 19695DPallas.UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 13, 19692DGreek goddess.UnknownWeng
Sat May 31, 196950DOlympian.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Sun Nov 17, 1968110AGreek goddessBarbara GolubFarrar
Tue Apr 16, 19681DOlympian goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 10, 196615AOlympian goddess.Will WengFarrar
Fri Jun 25, 196515AGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 6, 196535AGoddess.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 16, 196451AGoddess of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 7, 196342AMythological personage.Hume CraftFarrar
Sun Apr 7, 1963122DMajor Greek deity.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Fri Jan 4, 196310DOlympian goddess.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Mar 14, 19624DGreek goddess.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tue Oct 18, 196030DGreek goddess of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 27, 196043DMinerva.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 10, 196028AGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 19592DMythical creator of the olive tree.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Mar 16, 19599DGreek goddess of wisdom.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Mar 9, 19592DGreek goddess.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sat Sep 20, 195834DOlympian patron of arts.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jun 29, 195822AGreek goddess.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Tue Dec 3, 195743AGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 5, 195720AStatue by Phidias.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri May 3, 195749DGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 1, 19567DOlympic goddess.Herbert LyleFarrar
Sun Aug 19, 195621AInspirer of the Parthenon.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jun 17, 19568DPhidias' masterpiece, ___ Parthenos.Bernice GordonFarrar
Mon Dec 12, 195551ADitto 41 Across.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 3, 19552DGreek goddess.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 21, 195516DSee 14 Down.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Feb 28, 195448AInhabitant of Olympus.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Jan 15, 195440AGoddess of wisdom.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sat Mar 7, 195316AGoddess of the Parthenon.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 20, 195225A"Brain-child" of Zeus.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 13, 1952121DShe wears the aegis.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sat Mar 8, 195210DGreek goddess of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 195022AMinerva.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 194812DFriend of Ulysses.Alice CookFarrar
Sun Jul 4, 194844ACreator of the olive tree.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 25, 1947144ACreator of The Olive Tree: Greek myth.P. J. LamannaFarrar