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108 results for ATHENS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
9D2004 Olympics site (3)Randolph Ross
39AWhere Socrates livedSen. Joe Donnelly and Michael S. Maurer
45DHome to Plato and AristotleSam Trabucco
8AHome of Plato's AcademyJames Mulhern
1DParthenon's siteLynn Lempel
35ATwo-time host of the OlympicsBarry C. Silk
1DPeloponnesian War participantAlex Boisvert
31DParthenon's homeEdward M Sessa
47AParthenon site (2)Barry C. Silk
27A2004 Olympics cityJim Hyres
12DWith 42-Down, 2004 siteDavid J. Kahn
74AMediterranean capitalHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
66DOhio University siteCathy Millhauser
133ACity ENE of AtlantaRich Norris
9DSite of the 2004 OlympicsRandall J. Hartman
9D2004 Olympics site (3)Randall J. Hartman
29A2004 Olympics site (3)Marjorie Richter
46DParthenon's cityKaren Hodge
63DNATO capitalManny Nosowsky
48DAcropolis localeR. J. Hartman
5DParthenon site (2)Eileen Lexau
32AUniversity of Georgia homeNancy Nicholson Joline

3 results for ATHENS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 25, 2014cryptic14ACapital "A" followed by "s" (6)Richard Silvestri
Dec 4, 2011acrosticWHome of the University of GeorgiaEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 12, 1999acrosticSSite of the Pnyx hillEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

83 results for ATHENS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
44AWhere to see the ParthenonJames L. BeattyMaleska
46AAcropolis siteLouis SabinMaleska
42AKaramanlis's capitalBernice GordonMaleska
22AName for a cultural centerEli WesoffMaleska
25AAcropolis siteNorma SteinbergMaleska
35ASite of Plato's AcademyLouis SabinMaleska
95D___ of America (Boston)Dale O. BurgenerMaleska
48DWhence 39 Across cameMary M. MurdochMaleska
8DWhere St. Paul preachedMelvin KenworthyMaleska
67ACapital of ancient AtticaJoy L. WoukMaleska
5DEuropean capitalKathryn RighterMaleska
47DAcropolis siteJoel D. LafargueMaleska
96DMaxwell Anderson's "Barefoot in ___"Barbara Lunder GillisMaleska
43AGeorgian cityJohn M. SamsonMaleska
25AAcropolis siteSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
5DOhio University cityBert H. KruseMaleska
44DSite of the University of GeorgiaBernice GordonMaleska
43DCity of the Violet CrownNikki TenfeldeMaleska
5DWhere Pericles presidedAlfio MicciMaleska
108AEuropean capitalA. J. SantoraMaleska
88DGeorgia cityAlfio MicciMaleska
10DBoston, ___ of AmericaRobert KatzMaleska
42DTimon's homeArnold MossMaleska
20AEur. capitalThreba JohnsonWeng
42DEuropean capitalMartha J. DeWittWeng
31AGeorgia cityMartha J. DeWittWeng
114ATimon's home townMaura B. JacobsonWeng
75APlato's placeElaine D. SchorrWeng
66ACity in GeorgiaUnknownWeng
27ASetting for ā€œZā€UnknownWeng
38APericles's placeUnknownWeng
76DEuropean capitalWilliam LutwiniakWeng
100DEur. capitalH. L. RisteenWeng
7DSite of U. of GeorgiaArnold MossWeng
25DGeorgia city.A. J. SantoraFarrar
42DScene of first modern Olympic Games.UnknownFarrar
34ACity near Saronic Gulf.William LutwiniakFarrar
47DConstantine's capital.UnknownFarrar
46AEuropean capital.UnknownFarrar
59DConstantine's city.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
48DHistoric city.UnknownFarrar
6DEuropean capital.UnknownFarrar
45DConstantine's metropolis.UnknownFarrar
86AEuropean capital.Anthony MorseFarrar
84DEuropean capital.Diana SessionsFarrar
8DKing Paul's city.UnknownFarrar
13DWhere 12 Down was educated.Joseph CrowellFarrar
46AKing Paul's capital.Lois HillisFarrar
113ACity near Saronic Gulf.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
7DPaul's capital.UnknownFarrar
33APaul I's capital.UnknownFarrar
10DCity of King Paul's court.UnknownFarrar
6DCapital city.UnknownFarrar
22AOne of the oldest cities in the world.UnknownFarrar
25DCapital of King Paul I.Thomas MeekinFarrar
54DCity famed for culture.Sidney LambertFarrar
11DWhere the Parthenon is.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
14DWhere Paul rules.Jules ArensbergFarrar
63AKaramanlis' capital.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
46DSite of University of Georgia.Thomas MeekinFarrar
12DScene of coming general elections.UnknownFarrar
41DKing Paul's capital.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
7DKing Paul's capital.Sidney LambertFarrar
1ASite of first modern Olympics, 1896.W. E. JonesFarrar
6DKing Paul's capital.George HendersonFarrar
46DWhere King Paul rules.UnknownFarrar
88DKing Paul's capital.Willard N. JordanFarrar
33AWhere Venizelos is Premier.UnknownFarrar
5DSite of first modern Olympics, 1896.UnknownFarrar
6DKing Paul's capital.Harold T. BersFarrar
14DField Marshal Papagos' capital.J. L. WilkinsonFarrar
44A"Maid of ___."Henry A. WolfeFarrar
113D"Violet-crowned" city.Willard N. JordanFarrar
86ABase of Dwight Griswold mission.Harold T. BersFarrar
57ACity in Georgia.Thomas MeekinFarrar
17DCapital of King George's country.P. J. LammanaFarrar
15AWhere Gen. Scobie commands.Bert StoreyFarrar
3DPiraeus is its port.Agnes CookFarrar
101APeiraeus is its seaport.Margaret PetherbridgeFarrar
6DWhere Tsolakoglu rules.L. K. PetersFarrar
126DCapital of the land of evzones.Louis BaronFarrar
75ACity of starving people.Mabel C. DaggettFarrar
10DCity of famine.J. C. DoesburgFarrar