It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

107 results for MECCA

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

Friday, June 2, 20171AChurchill Downs, to horse racing fansJohn Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Friday, August 26, 201610ACity with the world's largest clock faceAndrew Kingsley
Tuesday, June 21, 20169AMuslim holy siteJulie Bérubé
Sunday, June 5, 201649AMuhammad's birthplace (4)Tom McCoy
Monday, March 23, 201531AHajj destination (3)Michael Dewey
Monday, March 17, 201425AMuslim pilgrim's destination (2)John Lieb
Saturday, March 8, 201410AHome to the Great MosqueDavid Steinberg
Friday, May 17, 201325AEnd point of a common journeyJosh Knapp
Monday, October 1, 20121AMuslim pilgrim's destination (2)Susan Gelfand
Friday, July 20, 201224DVegas, vis-à-vis gamblingMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, July 16, 20121AHoly city of Islam (2)Randall J. Hartman
Friday, May 18, 201236DEndpoint of pilgrims' progress?Allan E. Parrish
Monday, July 18, 201131ABirthplace of MuhammadKevin Donovan
Wednesday, October 21, 200961APilgrimage destinationPeter A. Collins
Monday, January 12, 200952DMuhammad's birthplace (4)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, September 2, 20078DBeliever's goalLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Monday, June 18, 200725DHoly city of Islam (2)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, May 29, 200739AMuslim pilgrim's goalJim Hyres
Tuesday, March 15, 20055AMuhammad's birthplace (4)Gail Grabowski
Monday, March 8, 200446DMuhammad's birthplace (4)Allan E. Parrish
Tuesday, January 13, 20044DHajji's destination (2)M. Francis Vuolo
Thursday, December 20, 20013DTravelers' destinationRich Norris
Wednesday, March 21, 20011ABig drawer? (3)Greg Staples
Wednesday, March 14, 20011APilgrim's destinationGreg Staples
Saturday, April 15, 200028AMagnet, of a sortRaymond Hamel
Tuesday, March 14, 200042DCity non-Muslims may not enterCynthia Joy Higgins
Sunday, September 5, 199949AGathering pointElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, June 20, 199936DBig drawer? (3)Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, June 1, 199947DTourist magnetMyles Callum
Sunday, October 18, 199875AHajji's destination (2)David J. Kahn
Friday, July 3, 199854ABig drawer? (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, November 3, 199722DMuslim's destinationStephanie Spadaccini
Sunday, July 27, 199788ACenter of activityJune Boggs
Friday, March 14, 199738AHubManny Nosowsky
Monday, July 29, 19964DGoal of a Muslim pilgrimageF. Piscop
Tuesday, June 25, 19961AHajj destination (3)Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, February 22, 199612DBirthplace of MohammedC. Deodene
Tuesday, August 30, 199414AHajj destination (3)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, August 21, 199492DHajj objectiveTed Fulton
Tuesday, May 17, 199426DIslamic centerHarvey Estes
Sunday, February 6, 199438AGoal of many travelersArthur S. Verdesca
Wednesday, December 1, 199327DMuslim's holy placeTap Osborn

65 results for MECCA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Friday, February 26, 199349DHajj destinationRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Thursday, December 31, 199246DTourist attractionJudith PerryMaleska
Sunday, September 13, 199213AHajj goalFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, January 3, 199219AHajis have been hereJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, October 23, 199063AHoly city of IslamAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, August 9, 198912DBirthplace of MohammedJune A. BoggsMaleska
Monday, December 19, 19882DMoslem pilgrim's destinationJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Sunday, November 27, 198862DCenter of activityNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 198833DMohammed's birthplaceNancy RossMaleska
Friday, June 26, 19871ACenter for connoisseursWilliam CanineMaleska
Saturday, June 20, 198730ADestination during a hadjJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Saturday, June 22, 198528DGoal of one on a hadjDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Monday, January 7, 198543AIslamic spiritual centerEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, November 12, 198415DEl Dorado, for exampleLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, October 21, 198453AMohammed's birthplaceRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thursday, August 25, 198312DA goal of pilgrimsEli WesoffMaleska
Friday, August 12, 198348DMoslems' holy cityMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Monday, January 24, 198345APersonal goalHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, May 16, 1982119DGoal of a sortA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, December 16, 198126DHoly cityBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, March 23, 198158ABirthplace of MohammedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, October 19, 198034DPlace attracting crowdsJim PageMaleska
Saturday, April 21, 197929DHoly cityA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, January 18, 19768AHoly cityNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Sunday, July 28, 1974107AMohammed's birthplaceTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
Saturday, July 6, 197429DPlace of great attractionEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sunday, February 10, 1974115AGoalJean J. DavisonWeng
Sunday, April 8, 1973107AHajj objectiveRonald HirschfeldWeng
Friday, June 16, 19729AHoly cityUnknownWeng
Saturday, October 30, 197151DPilgrimage cityUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 26, 197146DHoly cityUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 28, 197151ABirthplace of MohammedH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Saturday, August 15, 19705DGoalUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 2, 1969124DGoalBetty LearyWeng
Wednesday, August 7, 196853DSpiritual center of 69 Across.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 9, 19681ASite of the Kaaba.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 20, 196719AHoly city.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 19669DSymbolic city.Will WengFarrar
Monday, December 6, 19651APlace sought as a goal.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 21, 19633DTourist attraction.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, September 13, 196359AHejaz capital.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 4, 1963110DGoal for many people.Mary E. GrowFarrar
Thursday, March 7, 196350DCenter or goal for many people.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Monday, March 4, 19635AWhere the Great Mosque is.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Tuesday, February 5, 196347DPlace visited by many people.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, July 19, 196145DBirthplace of Mohammed.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 196149ASupremely desirable goal.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, March 11, 196122DPlace of pilgrimage.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 7, 196028DOne capital of Saudi Arabia.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 23, 196027DHoly city.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 3, 195811DDestination of pilgrims.Madeline CorseFarrar
Wednesday, June 18, 19581DHoly city.Herman KeldFarrar
Sunday, May 18, 195814AYearned-for destination.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Thursday, July 26, 195658ABirthplace of Mohammed.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sunday, April 8, 195651AMoslem holy place.Charles BaronFarrar
Thursday, March 8, 195632AShrine city in Saudi Arabia.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, November 24, 19554DSupremely desirable goal.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 8, 195415DSupremely desirable goal.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, February 21, 19545DCapital of Hejaz.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, November 24, 195340APilgrim's goal.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, July 28, 19537APlace of pilgrimage.Edward BucklerFarrar
Wednesday, May 21, 195244DCapital of Hejax.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 31, 195248ACity in Saudi Arabia, its seaport, Jidda.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 5, 195118ACapital of Hejaz, in Arabia.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 30, 19491DBirthplace of Mohammed.Edward BucklerFarrar