8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for EPONYM.
|Thursday, February 2, 2017||45D||James Parkinson or Alois Alzheimer||Alex Eaton-Salners|
|Thursday, August 21, 2014||26A||See 16-Across||Jules P. Markey|
|Friday, May 31, 2013||29A||Earl of Sandwich, e.g.||Josh Knapp|
|Tuesday, October 2, 2012||45D||Louis Braille or Louis Chevrolet||Ethan Cooper|
|Friday, June 10, 2011||18D||Rob Roy or Shirley Temple||Patrick Berry|
|Wednesday, March 23, 2011||6D||The Earl of Sandwich, for one||Will Nediger|
|Wednesday, May 6, 2009||44D||Penn, to Pennsylvania||Michael Callaway Barnhart|
|Sunday, August 27, 2006||10D||Gabriel Fahrenheit or Anders Celsius||Seth A. Abel|
3 results for EPONYM from Variety puzzles.
|March 10, 2013||acrostic||V||Atlas or Calliope of Greek myth||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
|May 20, 2012||acrostic||D||Harald Bluetooth or Gustave Eiffel, e.g.||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
|May 4, 2003||acrostic||B||The Earl of Sandwich, for the term "sandwich"||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
13 results for EPONYM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Sunday, January 10, 1993||114D||Name source||June A. Boggs||Maleska|
|Sunday, September 15, 1991||71D||Penn, to Pennsylvania||John M. Samson||Maleska|
|Sunday, July 5, 1987||23A||Columbus, to Colombia, e.g.||Barry L. Cohen||Maleska|
|Tuesday, February 11, 1986||51D||Name giver of a sort||Christy Ridley||Maleska|
|Friday, June 27, 1980||42D||Person for whom a nation or city is named||Louis Sabin||Maleska|
|Sunday, October 16, 1977||42D||Name giver||Louis Baron||Maleska|
|Saturday, July 19, 1975||46D||Name giver||David Crosatto||Weng|
|Sunday, May 9, 1971||100D||Name giver||Marian Pearce||Weng|
|Tuesday, January 19, 1971||50D||Name giver||Mel Taub||Weng|
|Friday, April 4, 1969||47A||Hellen, to Hellenes.||Unknown||Weng|
|Thursday, November 28, 1957||22A||What Penn is to Pennsylvania.||Unknown||Farrar|
|Wednesday, August 11, 1954||10D||What William Penn is to Pennsylvania.||S. A. Kay||Farrar|
|Tuesday, February 6, 1951||47D||Presumed ancestor of a race, nation, etc.||S. A. Kay||Farrar|