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24 results for EPONYM

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Thursday, February 2, 201745DJames Parkinson or Alois AlzheimerAlex Eaton-Salners
Thursday, August 21, 201426ASee 16-AcrossJules P. Markey
Friday, May 31, 201329AEarl of Sandwich, e.g.Josh Knapp
Tuesday, October 2, 201245DLouis Braille or Louis ChevroletEthan Cooper
Friday, June 10, 201118DRob Roy or Shirley TemplePatrick Berry
Wednesday, March 23, 20116DThe Earl of Sandwich, for oneWill Nediger
Wednesday, May 6, 200944DPenn, to PennsylvaniaMichael Callaway Barnhart
Sunday, August 27, 200610DGabriel Fahrenheit or Anders CelsiusSeth A. Abel

3 results for EPONYM from Variety puzzles.

March 10, 2013acrosticVAtlas or Calliope of Greek mythEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 20, 2012acrosticDHarald Bluetooth or Gustave Eiffel, e.g.Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 4, 2003acrosticBThe Earl of Sandwich, for the term "sandwich"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

13 results for EPONYM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, January 10, 1993114DName sourceJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, September 15, 199171DPenn, to PennsylvaniaJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, July 5, 198723AColumbus, to Colombia, e.g.Barry L. CohenMaleska
Tuesday, February 11, 198651DName giver of a sortChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, June 27, 198042DPerson for whom a nation or city is namedLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, October 16, 197742DName giverLouis BaronMaleska
Saturday, July 19, 197546DName giverDavid CrosattoWeng
Sunday, May 9, 1971100DName giverMarian PearceWeng
Tuesday, January 19, 197150DName giverMel TaubWeng
Friday, April 4, 196947AHellen, to Hellenes.UnknownWeng
Thursday, November 28, 195722AWhat Penn is to Pennsylvania.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 11, 195410DWhat William Penn is to Pennsylvania.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, February 6, 195147DPresumed ancestor of a race, nation, etc.S. A. KayFarrar