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348 results for HEN

134 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
37AMama lobsterPatrick Blindauer and Tony Orbach
59DOne laying an eggBruce Haight
25ALady birdJoel Fagliano
119ABrooding sort (2)Joel Fagliano
30A"The ___ and the Fox" (Aesop fable)Sam Ezersky
26D___ partyIsaac Mizrahi and David J. Kahn
67DBlue symbol of Delaware (3)Natan Last, Finn Vigeland and the J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
43DEgg producer (3)Peter Broda and Erik Agard
6DPartridge family motherEd Sessa
45DBlue symbol of Delaware (3)Peter Wentz
64DNest builderTom McCoy
37DGrown-up pulletPatrick Berry
21ARooster's mate (9)David Woolf
19A"Little red" animal in a children's taleJim Holland
5DLayer that scratches (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
13DBrooder (4)Dan Schoenholz
43AOne chasing after chicks?Elizabeth A. Long
33D"The Little Red ___"Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
9DMama birdJoel Fagliano
9DOne given to broodingBrad Wilber and Byron Walden
41ARooster's mate (9)Bruce Haight
4DBlue symbol of Delaware (3)James Mulhern
3DMad-when-wet bird, idiomaticallySamuel A. Donaldson
11DIncubator (2)Will Nediger
61DRooster's mate (9)David J. Kahn
16ARooster's mate (9)Alan Arbesfeld
5DRooster's partner (2)Daniel Landman
27AEgg producer (3)Gareth Bain
42ABarnyard cacklerAdam G. Perl
20AKind of party (3)David J. Kahn
35DEgg layer (3)John Guzzetta
22DChick magnet? (2)Peter A. Collins
81DFrench ___Alex Vratsanos
40DNest makerFinn Vigeland
27ABiddy (8)Dan Schmiedeler
42DOld biddy (3)C. W. Stewart
41AHouse sitter?Patrick Berry
21DRooster's mate (9)Joel Fagliano
15ACoop residentTom Baring
66ACacklerYaakov Bendavid
20ASource of collectible depositsJoe Krozel
32AShe's prone to broodingJoon Pahk
1DGame ___Jay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
41DChick magnet? (2)Robin Schulman and Byron Walden
16AEgg layer (3)Oliver Hill
32DFemale octopus (2)Trip Payne
32DFarm layer (3)Tony Orbach and Andrea Carla Michaels
34ASource of valuable depositsKaren M. Tracey
44ACoop denizen (2)Alan Arbesfeld
116ABrooder (4)Will Nediger
21AOne whose deposits are often collectedMartin Ashwood-Smith
94ABrooding sort (2)Randolph Ross
114DEgg sourceWill Nediger
33ABrooder (4)Dave Mackey
19ALayer that scratches (2)Barry C. Silk
48AIncubator (2)Tony Orbach
62DMother ___ (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
66DRooster's mate (9)Manny Nosowsky
66AFarm brooderPatrick Blindauer
12DOld biddy (3)Pete Muller
49AKind of party (3)David J. Kahn
65DFemale lobster (3)Barry C. Silk
6DOne hoping to fly the coop?Lynn Lempel
2DSetter (2)Randolph Ross
2DRooster's mate (9)Lynn Lempel
125ANatural incubatorPatrick Merrell
112DSee 97-Across (2)Con Pederson
40ALayer? (5)Deb Amlen
94DEgg warmer (3)Manny Nosowsky
8DFarm layer (3)Alan Arbesfeld
20ANester (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
61DSetter (2)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
46ASee 62-DownHenry Hook
60AEgg warmer (3)Manny Nosowsky
26DClucker (2)Mitch Komro
29AMother ___ (2)Randolph Ross
19ALayer (5)Kelly Katharine Delevan
23AEgg makerSteven Dorfman
21DNester (2)Patrick Merrell
74APreceder of 73-Across?Trip Payne
36AOne with a nest eggManny Nosowsky
49AFemale salmonDavid J. Kahn
18DRooster's mate (9)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
54ABiddy (8)Fred Piscop
48ADelaware state symbolDavid J. Kahn
123DMotherly typeMichael Ashley
40DShe-lobsterDavid J. Kahn
65AMother ptarmiganTyler Hinman
26ABrooder (4)Nelson Hardy
39DLady lobster (2)Randolph Ross
46AGuinea ___Joe DiPietro
24ARooster's mate (9)Gregory E. Paul
64DBiddy (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
44DBiddy (8)Ed Early
53ABiddy (8)Fred Piscop
48AOld biddy (3)Fred Piscop
94AKind of tracksPatrick D. Berry
8DRoaster, perhapsLloyd E. Pollet
99ARoaster, maybeNancy Salomon
83DFemale lobster (3)Greg Staples
21DMothering typeJohn Wolting
34DLittle red oneChristopher Hurt
51ABiddy (8)Richard Hughes
40AMaternal sortDavid J. Kahn
52ALayer (5)Rich Norris
6DParty member (2)Richard Silvestri
45AEgg manufacturerRandolph Ross
37DFemale lobster (3)Ed Pegg Jr.
40DSmall incubatorMartin Ashwood-Smith
8DParty member? (2)Alan Jay Weiss
40DFemale octopus (2)Peter Gordon
53DFarm motherManny Nosowsky
15AHatcher (2)David J. Kahn
39DEgg protectorA. K. Justin
30DFarm layer (3)M. S. Maurer
22DBiddy (8)R. J. Hartman
60DFarm cacklerF. Piscop
51ARooster's partner (2)F. Piscop
21ASee 71-Across (2)R. H. Wolfe
19DBarnyard cluckerS. Spadaccini
58DPoultry buyA. J. Santora
4DLayer (5)Randy Sowell
23AKind of party (3)Joe DiPietro
30ALayer (5)Frances Hansen
17DCoop dwellerManny Nosowsky
10AEgg layer (3)Randall J. Hartman
24ACoop denizen (2)Nancy S. Ross
127ASingle layerManny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
10DBiddy (8)Wayne Robert Williams
58AEgg producer (3)D.J. Listort
66DHatcher (2)Sidney L. Robbins
29DEgg warmer? (3)Manny Nosowsky
60DClucker (2)Sidney L. Robbins
60DLady lobster (2)David A. Rosen

6 results for HEN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 16, 2017panda54ACertain c __ ick __ __Joel Fagliano
May 27, 2012diagramless16DBrooding oneFred Piscop
Oct 17, 2010diagramless29ABarnyard denizenPaula Gamache
May 22, 2005diagramless2DRooster's mateBrendan Emmett Quigley
Feb 6, 2000diagramless48AOld biddyFred Piscop
Jun 29, 1997panda54DOne of 267 chickensMel Taub

208 results for HEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
37DMama lobsterLois SidwayTaub
4DFemale lobsterNancy JolineMaleska
59DFemale grouseDorothea E. ShippMaleska
64ABeecher's rewarderBernice GordonMaleska
18DFemale lobsterWalter CovellMaleska
30AFemale lobsterWalter CovellMaleska
32DLayerBernice GordonMaleska
54AGossipAlfio MicciMaleska
1DLayerVirginia YatesMaleska
11DLeghorn, e.g.Reginald L. JohnsonMaleska
67DIts teeth are scarceDaniel GirardiMaleska
100DLayerAlfio MicciMaleska
71DGrown-up pulletJim BernhardMaleska
42DLayerJoy L. WoukMaleska
7DFemale lobsterBert RosenfieldMaleska
11DBroodyAlfio MicciMaleska
2DFemale lobsterAlbert J. KlausMaleska
57DPartletWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
41DLayerPeter G. SnowMaleska
112DBillina, in the Oz talesCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
55ABiddyAsnasMaleska
22DBiddyVirginia L. YatesMaleska
63DA Rhode Island RedSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
11DLeghornJoy L. WoukMaleska
100DOne with a clutchJudith PerryMaleska
48DLayerFrances HansenMaleska
4DPartletBetty JorgensenMaleska
31DBrooderRhonda KrausMaleska
28DEx-egg, perhapsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
121ALayerJoy L. WoukMaleska
29DBiddyLouis SabinMaleska
47AFemale lobsterBarry L. CohenMaleska
60DBarnyard denizenShirley SolowayMaleska
65APoulardBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
146DPoulardWarren W. ReichMaleska
115AFemale lobsterRichard SilvestriMaleska
25ABrooderRobert H. WolfeMaleska
6DCreature with no sweat glandsI. Judah KoolykMaleska
43ABucolic brooderJohn M. SamsonMaleska
42AGallinaceous femaleAveryMaleska
26DBiddyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
26AFemale lobsterEdward BobbMaleska
77APartletBert RosenfieldMaleska
9DLayerAlbert J. KlausMaleska
11DMother ___ (guide carefully)QuiveyMaleska
41DChanticleer's mateWhittenMaleska
28A___ tracks (scrawls)Bert RosenfieldMaleska
9DFemale lobsterPeter SwiftMaleska
9D"Hickety, pickety, my black ___"Eli WesoffMaleska
19ALayerMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
20AWord with peck or partyElio DesiderioMaleska
31AGuinea or Rock CornishJohn GreenmanMaleska
58DParty member of a sortGrace FabbroniMaleska
58DBrooder of a sortChristy RidleyMaleska
42ABillina in the Oz talesMassiMaleska
32ALayerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
103ABiddyMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
89DBiddyAnne FoxMaleska
40ACoop dwellerPeter SwiftMaleska
8DFemale lobsterElaine D. SchorrMaleska
48DLayerBernice GordonMaleska
4DMore frier than flierRaeMaleska
42ADominique, e.g.FederingMaleska
6DRhode Island RedRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
23DCoop occupantPeter SwiftMaleska
34ALayerTap OsbornMaleska
104AFemale lobsterJordan S. LasherMaleska
15DPlymouth RockBert H. KruseMaleska
34ABrooder on a farmElaine D. SchorrMaleska
17ALittle Red ___Caroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
37ARhode Island RedJordan S. LasherMaleska
35AFemale lobsterRobert W. SturgesMaleska
67AFarm femmeHal R. HollingerMaleska
47DLayerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
30DDominiqueWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
4DRhode Island RedRuth N. SchultzMaleska
42DGossipAlfio MicciMaleska
51ABarnyard creatureReginald L. JohnsonWeng
24ABarnyard dwellerBill HartmanWeng
20ABiddyAnthony B. CanningWeng
39AFormer chickSidney L. RobbinsWeng
40ABarnyard creatureSophie FiermanWeng
5DFowlLouis SabinWeng
32D" . . . a big fat ___"Ruth SmithWeng
24DPecking-order memberVirginia ButlerWeng
32ACoop dwellerGeorge LaczkoWeng
53D“ . . . a big fat ___”Floy StrykerWeng
121AIt's mad when wetJack WherryWeng
37ABarnyard creatureJames A. BrusselWeng
33AKind of partyBert BeamanWeng
25DCoop dwellerRuth N. SchultzWeng
10DFarm creatureGeorge LaczkoWeng
41D“Nine, ten, a big fat ___”Hal R. HollingerWeng
19A___ partyMike LeiferWeng
29AKind of partyUnknownWeng
8DCoop dwellerUnknownWeng
46AFowlUnknownWeng
39ABiddyJean J. DavisonWeng
48ABarnyard creatureUnknownWeng
16AMad, wet creatureUnknownWeng
25ABiddyKeith BlakeWeng
15ABarnyard dwellerUnknownWeng
16DKind of partyThomas W. SchierWeng
40DBarnyard dwellerUnknownWeng
37AChicken Little's motherUnknownWeng
52ABiddyUnknownWeng
34ABrooderUnknownWeng
127DBrooderHume R. CraftWeng
26DFowlJoli Quentin KansilWeng
16AFowlUnknownWeng
46ABarnyard residentUnknownWeng
56DKind of partyUnknownWeng
34DLeghornLouise EarnestWeng
15DBiddyA. J. SantoraWeng
24DLayerUnknownWeng
30DLayer.Arthur SchulmanWeng
25AFowl.UnknownWeng
7DBirdWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
4DPullet.UnknownFarrar
84APulletJoseph LaFauciFarrar
25ABiddy.UnknownFarrar
33ALayer.Diana SessionsFarrar
20APullet.UnknownFarrar
49ABiddy.Will WengFarrar
54AKind of party.UnknownFarrar
29DBarnyard sight.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
51ABird of rhyme.Frances HansenFarrar
37ACackler.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
46DFowl.UnknownFarrar
43ABiddy.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
58DPullet.William LutwiniakFarrar
53DPullet.William LutwiniakFarrar
131DLayer.A. J. SantoraFarrar
93APullet.Sidney LambertFarrar
26ABiddy.UnknownFarrar
30APullet.UnknownFarrar
40APullet.UnknownFarrar
60APullet.A. J. SantoraFarrar
58APullet.UnknownFarrar
35ACoop dweller.UnknownFarrar
49ABird.UnknownFarrar
108DBiddy.Will C. WengFarrar
29DPullet.UnknownFarrar
37APullet.Macon ReedFarrar
70AOne kind of party.Ted DombrasFarrar
59APoulard.Jean ReedFarrar
8DPlymouth Rock.Sidney LambertFarrar
44DGobbler's mate.John ByrneFarrar
45AFowl.UnknownFarrar
7DBarnyard denizen.Michael DubinFarrar
44ABiddy.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
4DPullet.UnknownFarrar
97AFowl.Stephanie CaruanaFarrar
32DCoop dweller.UnknownFarrar
28DBiddy.UnknownFarrar
30APlymouth Rock.UnknownFarrar
20ABroody one.UnknownFarrar
31AFowl.Charles GerschFarrar
4DPullet.Norton RhoadesFarrar
61DCoop dweller.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
26ABiddy.Cora GoodmanFarrar
10DBiddy.Herbert EttensonFarrar
39AFowl.Harold T. BersFarrar
27AFowl.Paula BauersmithFarrar
35ARhode Island Red.S. A. KayFarrar
34DFowl.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
41AClucker.UnknownFarrar
9DBarnyard fowl.H. L. RisteenFarrar
23ABrooder.Harold T. BersFarrar
5DMud ___, a coot.Mel TaubFarrar
32DFowl.H. L. RisteenFarrar
23DLayer.Stephen BarrFarrar
8DScratcher.Rosa JosephsFarrar
44AClucker.Sidney LambertFarrar
7DLayer.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
55DFowl.H. L. RisteenFarrar
94ACoop dweller.Jules ArensbergFarrar
20ABiddy.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
49AFowl.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
92AFowl.Harold T. BersFarrar
39AShe provides many breakfasts.M. S. ManningFarrar
39ALayer.Helen SmathersFarrar
63DSymbol of Delaware.Anthony MorseFarrar
5DBrooder.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
50DFowl.UnknownFarrar
4DCackler.W. E. JonesFarrar
26APotential fricassee.Israel GitterFarrar
62D"Pogo" character.Israel GitterFarrar
7DBillina, in the Oz books.UnknownFarrar
10DMother of 9 Across.Thomas MeekinFarrar
59DBiddy.Sidney LambertFarrar
62DDorothy's companion in Oz.Harold T. BersFarrar
33A"Hickety, pickety, my black ___."UnknownFarrar
20DBillina of "Oz."Harold T. BersFarrar
45AHumpty Dumpty's ancestor.UnknownFarrar
75AMother of Humpty Dumpty?Thomas MeekinFarrar
11DCoop dweller.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
49ABillina in the Oz books.UnknownFarrar
14DLady Leghorn.Ralph AndersonFarrar
64DBiddy.UnknownFarrar
57AClucker.UnknownFarrar
88DBillina in the Oz books.Louis BaronFarrar
10DFowl.Alice CookFarrar
28AGossip-monger.Harold T. BersFarrar
78ABarnyard denizen.Louis JenkinsFarrar
65ABird.Louis JenkinsFarrar
139DFowl.Waldo RansonFarrar
29APullet.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar