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184 results for CAIRO

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Apr 13, 201759A"Raiders of the Lost Ark" destinationMichael Shteyman
Mon Dec 12, 201637AEgypt's capital (7)Mark McClain
Mon Jun 27, 201633AEgypt's capital (7)Kevan Choset
Mon Jun 29, 201515ACapital on the NileTodd Gross and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Jun 28, 201587AThe City of a Thousand Minarets (2)Jeremy Newton
Wed Apr 8, 201520ACity near the only remaining wonder of the ancient worldZhouqin Burnikel
Tue Jun 11, 201360AWorld capital whose name means "victorious"Pete Muller
Sun May 5, 2013103AArab League headquartersAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Sep 25, 201218ACity where 13-Across debutedIan Livengood
Mon Apr 23, 201251DEgypt's capital (7)Michael David
Wed Mar 14, 201230DTahrir Square's localeDave Sarpola
Sun Sep 11, 2011126A2011 revolution localeKay Anderson
Sat Feb 19, 20112DCity of a Thousand MinaretsTim Croce
Tue Sep 14, 201066AArafat's birthplaceEshan Mitra, Brown University '12
Sun Dec 20, 200937DHome of the mask of King TutankhamenAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Dec 1, 20091ACity near the Great SphinxJonah Kagan and Victor Fleming
Tue Jun 2, 20093DEgypt's capital (7)Patrick Blindauer
Tue Mar 24, 200952AAfrica's largest cityPancho Harrison
Thu Dec 25, 200830DThe City of a Thousand Minarets (2)Eric Tentarelli
Wed Oct 8, 200854DAfrica's most populous city (2)Peter A. Collins
Wed Nov 7, 200711DWhere "Aida" premiered (4)Richard Chisholm
Sun Jul 1, 200737AWhere "Aida" premiered (4)Nancy Salomon and Bill Zais
Sun May 6, 200729ASite of Napoleon's invasion of 1798-1801Charles M. Deber
Sun Sep 17, 2006113AArab capitalBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Aug 18, 200635AWhere "Aida" debutedJoe DiPietro
Tue Apr 11, 200648AHome of the Ramses HiltonLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sat Jul 16, 200546DAfrican capital of 11 millionMichael Shteyman
Thu Apr 21, 200548DYasir Arafat's birthplacePatrick Merrell
Mon Mar 28, 200552DEgypt's capital (7)Elizabeth Babikan
Tue Jan 11, 200544AW.W. II conference site (2)Sarah Keller
Sun Oct 31, 200448DHome of Al-Azhar UniversityPatrick Merrell
Mon Oct 11, 200426AEgypt's capital (7)Jim Hyres
Sat Jan 17, 200425D1943 conference sitePatrick Berry
Sun Dec 1, 2002121AW.W. II conference site (2)David J. Kahn
Mon Sep 30, 200210DEgypt's capital (7)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wed Mar 27, 200231DSo-called "City of Victory"Sarah Keller
Wed Mar 13, 200245DWhere "Aida" premiered (4)Ed Early
Tue Feb 26, 200251DNile cityPeter Gordon
Thu Aug 23, 200127DCity on the NilePeter Gordon
Sun Jun 17, 200110DView from GizaDavid J. Kahn
Sun Nov 26, 200020AWhere "Aïda" premieredPatrick Berry
Sun Jul 4, 1999103DWhere the Mississippi meets the OhioGreg Staples
Tue Jun 29, 199939ADelta cityArthur S. Verdesca
Mon Apr 20, 199853DCapital near AlexandriaJohn D. Leavy
Mon Sep 8, 199715ANile capitalRobert Goldberg
Thu Nov 28, 19961DWhere "Aida" premiered (4)B. Klahn
Sun Sep 29, 1996107ASouthernmost city in IllinoisM. Reagle
Wed Jun 5, 199651DAfrica's most populous city (2)G. R. Ferguson
Sat Jul 22, 199525ASaladin’s citadel siteRichard Thomas

2 results for CAIRO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 28, 2003acrosticCCity captured by Napoleon's forces in 1798Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Nov 24, 2002cryptic26ACapital Greek letters, you say? (5)RIchard Silvestri

133 results for CAIRO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Aug 4, 199315AAfrican capitalBonnie S. PrystowskyMaleska
Sat Jul 24, 199355ACity on Babylon's siteHarrisMaleska
Mon Jun 21, 199350ANile citySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 199380DMost populous African cityMel TaubMaleska
Sun Oct 25, 199214AAfrica's largest cityCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sun Aug 9, 199251A"City of Victory"S. E. BookerMaleska
Sun Feb 9, 1992118DCity near Babylon's siteJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Dec 24, 199138DLargest African cityLois SidwayMaleska
Tue Jul 23, 199164ANile metropolisEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Oct 28, 199079AAfrica's largest cityPeter SwiftMaleska
Fri Jul 20, 199047DCity on the OhioJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon Jul 2, 199027AMubarak's capitalRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Mar 1, 199011D"Aïda" premiere cityMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tue Sep 19, 19896DEgypt's big citySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Sep 13, 19898DEgypt's capitalPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Jul 30, 19896DLorre in "The Maltese Falcon"Frances HansenMaleska
Sun Jul 23, 198949D"Five Graves to ___," 1943 filmNancy N. JolineMaleska
Mon Jun 19, 198959AAfrican capitalRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Feb 16, 198927D"Five Graves to ___," 1943 filmNancy JolineMaleska
Tue Feb 14, 19892D"The Purple Rose of ___"Virginia L. YatesMaleska
Fri Nov 11, 198864AMubarak's capitalEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Oct 24, 198828DNorth African capitalAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Sep 9, 198862ACity on the NileJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Mar 20, 198831DAfrican metropolisBert H. KruseMaleska
Mon Mar 7, 198847AMubarak's capitalLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Dec 26, 198740ACity of VictoryJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thu May 14, 198722DThe City of VictoryChristopher PageMaleska
Mon Nov 3, 198619ANile citySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Oct 17, 198648DMubarak's capitalSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Wed Jun 11, 198610DCity in Ill.WhittenMaleska
Thu May 1, 198629DCity of VictoryGayle DeanMaleska
Thu Nov 21, 198558AIll. portDorothy DavisMaleska
Sat May 25, 198553DMosque of El Azhar's siteGayle DeanMaleska
Mon May 6, 198511DAfrican capitalSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat May 4, 198529ACity of VictoryGayle DeanMaleska
Mon Dec 5, 198317AEgyptian metropolisShirley SolowayMaleska
Mon Sep 26, 198327DCity on the OhioAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri Jul 8, 198328DMubarak's capitalMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 1983107AMubarak's cityA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Feb 6, 198319ALargest city in AfricaRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Nov 11, 19822DAl-QahirahKevin WrayMaleska
Wed Nov 10, 198227D"City of Victory"Fred KellerMaleska
Fri Jan 29, 198216AMubarak's capitalErnst TheimerMaleska
Tue May 26, 198141ASite of the Mosque of AkbarAudrey KochMaleska
Fri Mar 13, 198116ACity at the Ohio-Mississippi junctionKay SullivanMaleska
Sun Oct 12, 198059DCity of about 6,000,000Tap OsbornMaleska
Mon May 5, 198028DCity on the NileMargettsMaleska
Sun Apr 6, 198078D"Aïda" debuted hereFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Jan 28, 19805ASight from El GizaGrace FabbroniMaleska
Mon Nov 26, 197925DSadat's cityI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tue Dec 5, 197813ACity in southern IllinoisHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Jul 9, 197840DCity in IllinoisHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Jun 5, 197827DCity west of SuezAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon May 1, 197824DWhere Sadat governsRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tue Apr 25, 197828DCity in IllinoisHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Apr 5, 197816DCity on the Nile's east bankAnn JenkinsMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 197871DCity of over five millionTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Apr 13, 197728DCity founded in 969Martha J. DeWittMaleska
Wed Apr 6, 197740ASadat's capitalJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Mar 28, 197746DSadat's cityA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jul 4, 19766DIllinois cityAnne FoxWeng
Wed Aug 6, 197564AAfrican capitalSidney NelsonWeng
Mon Jul 28, 197527DSadat's H.Q.Kathryn RussoWeng
Fri Jul 4, 19753DCity in Egypt or IllinoisEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Tue Nov 19, 19746DLargest city in AfricaGeorge LaczkoWeng
Sat Dec 1, 197315DCity of the U.A.R.UnknownWeng
Fri Oct 26, 197323AAfrican capitalUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 19, 197323DCity in IllinoisUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 15, 197338APyramids' neighborGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Sat Jun 9, 197357AHub of Arab worldUnknownWeng
Sun May 6, 1973124DWhere "Aida" debutedFrances HansenWeng
Sat Oct 7, 197214ACity in the U.A.R.UnknownWeng
Sat Jan 8, 197246AAfrican capitalUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 24, 1971111DIllinois cityJoseph LaFauciWeng
Tue Oct 19, 197125DAfrican capitalUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 26, 197163DH.Q. for SadatVirginia W. SchneiderWeng
Mon Aug 23, 197168AIllinois cityUnknownWeng
Mon May 31, 19715DAfrican cityUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 9, 197071ACity on NilePhilip K.-YouritzinWeng
Tue May 5, 197055DCity of AfricaUnknownWeng
Sat Apr 4, 197018DAfrican metropolisUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 28, 196947DAfrican city.UnknownWeng
Sun Mar 23, 196934ACity of the U.A.R.Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Mon May 20, 196831AU.A.R. capital.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 28, 196727DCity in the news.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tue Mar 14, 196756ACity of the U.A.R.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Wed Jan 12, 196643AAfrican capital.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 14, 196546DHome of the Mamelukes.Anne FoxFarrar
Fri Jan 1, 196515ACity founded in 969.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 6, 196415ASight from El Giza.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Sep 11, 196314ASaladin's city.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 1962138AAfrican capital.Hume CraftFarrar
Sat Jul 15, 19619AUAR capital.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 3, 196155DCity of Victory.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 16, 19586DCapital near El Giza.Madeline CorseFarrar
Fri Jun 13, 195825DCapital city of Africa.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Sep 15, 195722ACity across river from Memphis.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 25, 195784DAfrica's largest city.Mel TaubFarrar
Sat May 18, 195751DCity founded in 969.Marion MoeserFarrar
Wed May 8, 195715AAmb. Hare's post.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Apr 6, 195740ASite of Arab summit talks.Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Tue Oct 23, 195625DCity in the news.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Fri Sep 14, 195639DCapital in the news.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 195619ACapital in the news.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Jan 10, 195645DNasser's capital.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Feb 1, 195553DCapital city.E. E. SmithFarrar
Sat Dec 25, 19549ALarge African city.George HendersonFarrar
Wed Oct 6, 195416APremiere Nasser's capital.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Sep 17, 195311AWhere Gen. Naguib rules.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Oct 24, 19525APremier Naguib's headquarters.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 10, 195268ACity in the headlines.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Tue Jan 29, 195229DEgyptian government.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 30, 195148AWhere things are tough for Britain.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Jul 24, 195131DWhere Shepheard's Hotel is.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 11, 195133DKing Farouk's capital.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 195137AKing Farouk's capital.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 195136AWhere Farouk reigns.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wed Feb 7, 195126DFarouk's capital.Isaac KertFarrar
Sun Oct 17, 194816DFaruk's capital.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Aug 8, 194830AWhere FDR and Chiang Kai-shek met.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Sep 2, 194581AWhere Lord Moyne was assassinated.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Jul 15, 194592DFamous Nile city.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 194474DConference city.C. E. NoelFarrar
Sun Jul 30, 194448AEgyptian headquarters.Alvin AshbyFarrar
Sun May 14, 1944135AAfrican city.G. O. ButlerFarrar
Sun Mar 5, 194483AScene of Allied conference.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sun Dec 5, 194391ALargest city in Africa.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 194310DSource of war news in Egypt.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Jan 17, 194398ABritish stronghold.Amy L. GlazierFarrar
Sun Jan 3, 1943112AHeadquarters of Gen. Alexander.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sun Nov 22, 194236AEgyptian capital.Isaac KertFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 194296ACapital of an embattled African country.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun May 24, 194224AStrategic African city.Charles CrossFarrar