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49 results for ELECTRA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Oct 18, 201589DSophocles tragedy (4)Dan Schoenholz
Fri May 3, 201363AMythological sister of 66-AcrossDavid Kwong
Sun Nov 8, 20099DBygone BuickRobert W. Harris
Sat May 23, 200946AWife of PyladesDave Tuller
Fri May 1, 200941ASubject of plays by Sophocles, Sartre and O'NeillJoon Pahk
Sun Jul 15, 2007117AShe plotted to kill ClytemnestraPatrick Berry
Sun Apr 29, 200795ASophocles subject (2)Henry Hook
Sun Jul 24, 20051AEuripides heroineFrank Longo
Fri Mar 12, 200444DSister of Orestes (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Aug 24, 20029DPlane in which Amelia Earhart disappearedChuck Menning
Sat Oct 7, 200023DEuripides dramaChuck Menning
Fri Mar 19, 199917ASophocles tragedy (4)Mark Diehl
Thu Sep 17, 19987DSophocles subject (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Tue Aug 5, 19975DSophocles tragedy (4)William Bernhardt
Sat Feb 15, 199733DSister of Orestes (2)J. Clonick
Sat Jan 18, 199710DFormer Buick modelD. Niles
Wed Feb 28, 199643DSophocles tragedy (4)F.A. Longo
Thu Oct 13, 199426AEuripides tragedyManny Nosowsky

2 results for ELECTRA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 16, 2007cryptic21DPick out sun god and Agamemnon's daughter (7)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Oct 19, 2003acrosticAVengeful sister of OrestesEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

29 results for ELECTRA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Jul 23, 199340DSophocles subjectTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Jun 6, 19939DA daughter of AgamemnonCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tue Jul 25, 198922AA daughter of AgamemnonChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Wed Oct 5, 198845DSister of OrestesNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Dec 5, 197564ASister of OrestesMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tue Jan 28, 197546DEuripides characterVirginia GodwinWeng
Thu Sep 13, 197337DEnd of an O'Neill titleUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 26, 197246DSubject of both 21 and 55 AcrossUnknownWeng
Sun May 24, 197087ASister of OrestesThreba JohnsonWeng
Tue Apr 14, 196438ABright star in Pleiades.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 18, 196444DOne of the Pleiades.Manny MillerFarrar
Tue Aug 29, 196130DSister of Orestes.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 30, 196140DTheme of O'Neill trilogy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 31, 19604DSister of Orestes.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 17, 196023AThe 130th asteroid.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun May 31, 1959121DClytemnestra's daughter.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Feb 11, 195844DOrestes' sister.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Aug 14, 195736DSophocles character.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Nov 15, 195559AOne of the Pleiades.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 195599DCharacter in Greek legend.Charles BaronFarrar
Wed May 26, 195442AO'Neill heroine.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Feb 11, 195347DHeroine of a Sophocles tragedy.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thu Sep 20, 195118AMourning becomes her.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 16, 1950110DShe urged Orestes to vengeance.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Dec 4, 1949137AThe "Lost Pleiad."Alberta N BurtonFarrar
Sun Jul 18, 194820AVengeful sister of Orestes.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sun May 30, 19481AShe loved her father.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Jul 27, 194735APlay by Sophocles.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Apr 18, 1943141AOrestes's sister.J. C. DoesburgFarrar