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185 Results for NUN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, July 30, 201710DOrder member (2)Isaac Mizrahi and David J. Kahn
Sunday, March 19, 20175DExtra in "The Sound of Music"Grant Thackray
Monday, March 13, 201761DHabit wearerAlan DeLoriea
Sunday, March 5, 201772ALetter on a dreidelTimothy Polin
Sunday, September 25, 2016102AOne whose life is in order?Jim Holland and Jeff Chen
Thursday, August 11, 201659DCreature of habit?Timothy Polin
Thursday, April 7, 201632ARole in "Doubt" or "Dead Man Walking"John Lieb
Tuesday, March 1, 201621DCertain rosary counterFreddie Cheng
Thursday, December 31, 201546ABhikkhuni : Buddhism :: ___ : CatholicismBen Tausig
Tuesday, December 22, 201536DWimple wearer (5)Tom McCoy
Wednesday, October 7, 201543DMother superior, for oneJulian Lim
Sunday, September 27, 2015109AHebrew letter before samekhTom McCoy
Wednesday, September 2, 201542AParochial school teacher, maybeKevin Christian and Bradley Wilber
Tuesday, November 19, 201339DOne with a regular habit?David J. Kahn
Sunday, December 16, 2012105AWimple wearer (5)Matt Ginsberg
Sunday, November 25, 201271DHebrew NJeff Chen
Tuesday, October 16, 201223ASister (6)Bill Thompson
Monday, February 13, 201240AConvent inhabitantEllen Leuschner and Victor Fleming
Friday, December 23, 20116DPoor Clares memberPatrick Berry
Wednesday, November 9, 201149DMany a rosary carrierPaula Gamache
Monday, May 9, 201140AConvent residentNina Rulon-Miller
Thursday, January 13, 201136ACertain BuddhistElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, September 22, 201033DCarmelite, for onePeter A. Collins
Thursday, October 8, 200938AOne of the Canterbury pilgrims (2)Scott Atkinson
Sunday, April 5, 2009132DSister (6)Charles Deber
Friday, October 3, 200814DOrder member (2)Harvey Estes
Sunday, September 30, 2007118DNovice, maybeKelsey Blakley
Saturday, August 26, 200642DMother or sisterHenry Hook
Thursday, February 16, 200648ASister or mother (2)Levi Denham and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, November 30, 200561DWimple wearer (5)Seth A. Abel
Wednesday, November 16, 200518DTaker of vowsPhilip Thomson
Friday, October 7, 200561DParochial schoolteacherManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, September 20, 200533ASister (6)Harriet Clifton
Wednesday, July 7, 200421DSister (6)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, April 13, 200461DSister (6)Bill Ballard
Saturday, September 27, 200332A"The Sound of Music" extraCraig Kasper
Tuesday, September 23, 20033DMother Teresa, for one (2)Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Monday, March 26, 200162DSister Bertrille, e.g.Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, November 30, 200024AChurch ladyManny Nosowsky
Sunday, November 26, 2000111DPrioressPatrick Berry
Saturday, October 14, 200061DOne of the Canterbury pilgrims (2)Rich Norris
Monday, August 21, 200031DWoman of habit?Dave and Diane Epperson
Saturday, February 13, 199941DUrsuline, e.g.David J. Kahn
Monday, February 1, 199930DConvent dweller (2)Dorothy Smitonick
Thursday, January 7, 199931DSister or mother (2)William I. Johnston
Wednesday, July 15, 19982DResident of St. Mary'sRandall J. Hartman
Thursday, May 7, 199828DWimple wearer (5)Ed Pegg Jr.
Wednesday, May 6, 199843DMother, maybeRichard Hughes
Sunday, November 23, 199729AShe follows an orderChristopher Hurt and Derek Tague
Monday, November 17, 199754DConvent dweller (2)Holden Baker
Sunday, March 30, 19978DMother Teresa, for one (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, August 24, 199657DSusan Sarandon in "Dead Man Walking"J. Page
Sunday, June 23, 199678AOne with a habitF. Hansen
Thursday, November 23, 199533AReligieuseDorothy Elliott
Saturday, March 18, 199529DSaint Theresa was oneManny Nosowsky
Wednesday, January 11, 199522DSister (6)Stanley B. Whitten
Sunday, October 9, 1994132AOne who's taken vowsBryant White
Tuesday, May 24, 199434DSally Field TV roleArthur S. Ash
Thursday, February 17, 199454DWimple wearer (5)Brett Blaylock

2 results for NUN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 12, 2009diagramless31AExtra in "The Sound of Music"Jim Hyres
July 20, 2003diagramless62DSisterMichael Shteyman

124 results for NUN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, October 8, 199319DKerr role in "Black Narcissus"Rand H. BurnsTaub
Sunday, September 12, 199345DNarrator of a Chaucer taleNancy Nicholson JolineTaub
Wednesday, August 5, 199245AChannel buoyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, April 27, 19922DReligieuseNancy JolineMaleska
Monday, October 21, 199121DSisterMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Thursday, November 1, 199024ASisterMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sunday, March 4, 199080AType of buoyJim BernhardMaleska
Wednesday, June 21, 19897DWimple wearer, sometimesLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, August 26, 198862AType of buoyRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Wednesday, February 24, 198823DSisterJesse RoarkeMaleska
Friday, February 12, 198826DSisterLois SidwayMaleska
Friday, January 29, 198863DChannel buoyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, November 3, 198749ASisterMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Saturday, October 24, 19879DPuccini's Suor AngelicaKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Thursday, May 21, 198718AA buoyElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 198675ASisterVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Thursday, March 13, 198620DOne of the buoysAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, July 22, 198556DSisterFred TooleMaleska
Thursday, July 11, 198549AHebrew letterJames BarrickMaleska
Monday, July 30, 198431ASisterJeanne WilsonMaleska
Monday, July 2, 198439DA religiousIrene SmullyanMaleska
Tuesday, January 17, 198459AMother Seton was oneJesse RoarkeMaleska
Wednesday, November 16, 198338AConventualJohn GreenmanMaleska
Friday, June 10, 198337AKind of buoyFennessyMaleska
Wednesday, May 5, 198248ASisterPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, December 9, 198122DType of buoyMorton BraunMaleska
Saturday, August 22, 198131DA deaness is oneKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, July 19, 198169DBreed of pigeonJim PageMaleska
Monday, July 13, 198123ASisterMaloneyMaleska
Tuesday, July 7, 198154AUrsuline, e.g.Lois SidwayMaleska
Monday, May 11, 198123AMother Seton was oneMaloneyMaleska
Sunday, February 1, 198154AWimple wearer, perhapsVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Saturday, May 10, 198056DMother Seton was oneSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Friday, November 9, 197936DBernadette, for oneA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, August 26, 197911DType of buoyDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, October 2, 197767ASisterAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tuesday, September 6, 197758AMarist, for oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, February 25, 197729DType of buoySidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thursday, December 23, 197661DSisterReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, December 21, 197651DType of buoyRobyWeng
Saturday, October 16, 197659DSisterA. J. SantoraWeng
Tuesday, August 10, 197611DConvent figureEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Thursday, December 18, 197541AConvent dwellerMcCainWeng
Sunday, March 23, 1975128DChannel buoyTom MixonWeng
Wednesday, November 20, 197425AReligious personMary HarrisWeng
Thursday, October 10, 197422AKind of buoyNorton RhoadesWeng
Monday, September 23, 197435DHebrew letterRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Tuesday, December 18, 197361AWimple wearerUnknownWeng
Friday, October 26, 197337AKind of buoyUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 3, 197331ASisterAnne FoxWeng
Thursday, February 22, 197330AType of buoyUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 26, 197212DType of buoyChristine ValenceWeng
Sunday, August 27, 197299DNiger River mouthAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, October 31, 1971115DSisterThreba JohnsonWeng
Monday, October 4, 197119AHebrew letterUnknownWeng
Monday, November 30, 197047DWimple wearerUnknownWeng
Saturday, June 27, 197059DReligious personUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 21, 197038AHebrew letterUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 18, 197053DHebrew letterUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 4, 1970115DHebrew letterFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, November 2, 1969106AHebrew letterWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Friday, January 5, 196867A"Sound of Music" role.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 20, 196761DPoor Clare.Rachel F. BakerFarrar
Monday, April 3, 196742APoor Clare.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196728AAbbess.Manny MillerFarrar
Saturday, September 24, 19669DPoor Clare.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 30, 196657DHebrew letter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 24, 196615DDevout one.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, April 23, 196650AHebrew letter.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 12, 19667DPoor Clare.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 12, 1965108ARole in "The Devils."Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, August 15, 196578ACloistered one.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, April 30, 196544DSister.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 26, 196421DDedicated woman.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 24, 196418DPigeon.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 31, 196479AThe "White Sister."A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, May 5, 196448DSister.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 5, 1964142DPrioress.Will C. WengFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 196499DReligieuse.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Saturday, December 14, 196364DHebrew letter.Manny MillerFarrar
Wednesday, September 11, 19639DReligious.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 25, 196355DAbbess.Stephanie CaruanaFarrar
Saturday, August 10, 196355DMother superior.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 13, 196327ACarmelite.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 13, 196336DCarmelite.Helen FasuloFarrar
Saturday, January 19, 196320APoor Clare.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 196231AReligieuse.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Thursday, May 31, 196263DSister.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 196247ASister.Manny MillerFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 196115DWimpled lady.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, January 13, 196129AOne of the Canterbury pilgrims.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 13, 196045ASister.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 19, 196032DSister.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 22, 196020ACarmelitess.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 2, 195924DCistercian, for example.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 13, 19594DKind of conical buoy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, September 2, 195860DAudrey Hepburn role.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Tuesday, November 5, 19578DCarmelite.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 17, 195743ARole for Deborah Kerr.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, January 26, 195722AWearer of a wimple.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, October 27, 195649ASister.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, October 17, 195622ASister.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Saturday, June 16, 195663DSister.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, April 11, 195661DSister.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 30, 195542DSister.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 195532DSuggested career for Ophelia.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, November 28, 195432AOne of the Canterbury pilgrims.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, November 10, 195431AReligieuse.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, September 28, 195451ASister.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Saturday, October 24, 195320ACarmelite.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Wednesday, July 8, 195360DSaint Teresa was one.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, April 18, 195331ASister.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Tuesday, December 16, 195260DCharacter in "The Miracle."UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 15, 195256ASister.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 5, 1951141DReligieuse.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thursday, March 22, 195134ASister.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, February 5, 195155ACloistress.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 2, 1947110AA Chaucer pilgrim.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, September 7, 194749DTeller of a Canterbury Tale.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 20, 194544DChief mouth of Niger river.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 1944139DChief mouth of Niger River.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, December 19, 194334ACape on Atlantic coast of Morocco.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, July 25, 194347DChief mouth of Niger River.Howard O. SmithFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 1942145DBreed of pigeons.Willard N. JordanFarrar

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