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88 results for ERITREA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jul 20, 201823ANeighbor of Djibouti (2)Robyn Weintraub
Sun Feb 21, 2016116ABorder disputer with EthiopiaPatrick Berry
Sun Dec 13, 2015110ALand on the Red Sea (4)Tracy Gray and Andrea Carla Michaels
Thu Jan 8, 20154DAfrican nation with a much-disputed borderJacob Stulberg
Tue Oct 7, 201444DLand on the Red Sea (4)Matt Skoczen and Victor Fleming
Fri Feb 15, 201310D1890-1941 Italian colony (2)Tom Heilman
Sat Jan 17, 200939DIts flag features an olive branch inside a wreathBrad Wilber
Sat Oct 11, 200856AWhere Arabic and Tigrinya are spokenPete Mitchell
Sun Jun 1, 200866ACountry with a camel on its coat of armsPatrick Berry
Mon Jul 9, 200714ANeighbor of Sudan (2)Peter A. Collins
Thu Jan 18, 200715ANation born from war in 1993Randolph Ross
Sat Aug 12, 20064DWhere Tigrinya is an official languagePatrick Berry
Sun Mar 5, 20061ACountry that won its first Olympic medal in 2004Ashish Madhukar Vengsarkar
Sat Feb 5, 200515APart of Italian East AfricaSherry O. Blackard
Sat Sep 4, 200449ALand on the Red Sea (4)Patrick Berry
Sat May 15, 200454AFormer Italian colonyByron Walden
Sat Mar 6, 200427AItalian colony, 1890-1941 (2)Ed Early
Fri Sep 26, 20036DLand on the Red Sea (4)Eric Berlin
Tue May 13, 200358ABreakaway country from EthiopiaTodd McClary
Sun Jan 13, 200239DNeighbor of Djibouti (2)Nelson Hardy
Thu Apr 26, 200165ARed Sea landRobert H. Wolfe
Fri Apr 20, 200164AUnited Nations member since 1993Chuck Deodene
Sun Jan 7, 20012DAsmara is its capital (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Apr 3, 199914DRepublic since 1993Pat M. Hugel
Sat Feb 15, 199718AAsmara is its capital (3)J. Clonick
Sat Oct 5, 199639DU.N. member since 1993T. Payne
Sun Mar 17, 199632AIts capital is AsmaraP. O'Gordon
Thu Mar 14, 199625DNeighbor of Sudan (2)R. Silvestri
Tue Jan 23, 199646AAsmara is its capital (3)B. Lubbers
Tue Jul 19, 199422AAfrican nation since 1993Christopher Hurt

2 results for ERITREA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 1, 2018cryptic20DFlag raised right over each country in Africa (7)Richard Silvestri
Oct 17, 1999cryptic28AAfrican country's beriberi treatment center (7)Richard Silvestri

56 results for ERITREA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Sep 12, 199395DNation born May 24, 1993Nancy Nicholson JolineTaub
Fri Aug 25, 198915AFormer Italian colonyWilliam CanineMaleska
Thu Jun 1, 198964AAsmara is its capitalDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Sep 3, 198854AIts capital is AsmaraErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Jul 10, 198851DEthiopian provinceKay SullivanMaleska
Sun Jul 12, 198780DSudan neighborLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Nov 15, 19862DEthiopian provinceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 198439DPart of EthiopiaJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wed Feb 22, 198439APart of EthiopiaJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sat Dec 10, 198317AEthiopian provinceJoe ClonickMaleska
Thu Apr 7, 198314AEthiopian provinceJoe ClonickMaleska
Sat Jul 31, 198211DEthiopian provinceJoe ClonickMaleska
Sat Feb 20, 198235DIts capital is AsmaraBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat Sep 26, 198164AEthiopian provinceStanley GlassMaleska
Sat Jan 3, 19812DAsmara's provinceNancy McCarthyMaleska
Fri May 23, 198011DAsmara's countryDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Jul 30, 197750APart of EthiopiaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Wed Jan 28, 197645DPart of EthiopiaSteeleWeng
Sun Dec 9, 197347AArea of EthiopiaKeith BlakeWeng
Wed May 2, 197316AAsmara's landUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 12, 197253DAsmara's landEmanuel BergWeng
Fri Oct 20, 197243DPart of EthiopiaUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 30, 196941DFormer Italian colony in Africa.UnknownWeng
Mon Feb 19, 196840DWhere Asmara is.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 8, 196628AWhere Asmara is.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 23, 196512DAfrican locale.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 14, 196451AWhere Asmara is.Lois HillisFarrar
Fri Oct 4, 196339APart of Ethiopia since 1952.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wed Jul 31, 196311DAfrican region.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 28, 196252AWhere Asmara is.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 8, 196067ACountry on East African coast.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 27, 195994AWhere Massaua is.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun May 24, 195920AFormer Italian colony.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Feb 2, 195916ARed Sea region, now part of Ethiopia.Herbert LyleFarrar
Wed Nov 28, 195616ARegion on the Red Sea.Bernice GordonFarrar
Mon Nov 19, 195611DCountry now part of Ethiopia.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 9, 195656AIts capital is Asmara.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sun Oct 9, 195520AColony lost by Italy.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Sep 9, 195561AFormer Italian colony on the Red Sea.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Nov 14, 195261AEx-Italian colony now federated with Ethiopia.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 31, 195237DColony lost by Italy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 195176AAsmara is its capital.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Mon Apr 16, 195164AColony given to Ethiopia.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 12, 19512DItaly's lost African colony.Helen H. ChapmanFarrar
Wed Dec 20, 19502DColony that Italy lost.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Oct 13, 195042APart of Italian East Africa.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 25, 194918DAsmara is its capital.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 19488DAsmara is its capital.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 1946134AWhere Massawa is.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 194629AAsmara is its capital.A. H. CookFarrar
Sun Oct 8, 19448DAsmara is its capital.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 194439AAsmara is its capital.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Oct 17, 1943134AFormer Italian colony on Red Sea.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 194221AFascist colony now in Allied hands.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jun 7, 194227ALost Italian colony.John L. MapesFarrar
Sun Mar 22, 194282DPart of Italy's lost empire.Alma TalleyFarrar