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:
Enter a word or pattern:

38 results for OKINAWA

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for OKINAWA.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Apr 5, 201740DPacific battle site of 1945Alex Eaton-Salners
Sun Oct 30, 201632DU.S. base site in the PacificCaleb Madison
Sun Aug 1, 20101DBattle site of 1945Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Sep 29, 20084DPacific island in major W.W. II fightingSharon Delorme
Wed Feb 13, 20023DPacific battle siteSteven Picus
Sun Oct 14, 200161DLanding site of 4/1/45Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Apr 15, 199727D1945 island dogfight siteJonathan Schmalzbach
Sun Mar 5, 199553DPat O'Brien W.W. II filmA.J. Santora

3 results for OKINAWA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 19, 2013acrosticTWhere karate originatedEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Dec 29, 2002acrosticQIsland where karate was developedEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jul 7, 2002diagramless18AW.W. II Pacific battle siteFred Piscop

27 results for OKINAWA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Oct 8, 199311DLargest of the RyukyusRand H. BurnsTaub
Sat Jul 12, 198048ALargest of the Ryukyu IslandsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 197751ALargest of the Ryukyu IslandsHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Thu Jan 23, 196421AIsland in Ryukyu chain.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Wed Feb 28, 196238DHistoric island of SW Pacific.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 1, 19581APacific bastion.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 31, 195761ARyukyu island.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Oct 3, 195481DLocale of "Teahouse."John WilligFarrar
Tue Aug 24, 195452ALocale of "The Tea House."Anthony MorseFarrar
Sun Feb 14, 195481DIts capital is Naha.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Jan 17, 195481DScene of the "Teahouse" play.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jul 19, 195315DRyukyu island.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Jan 23, 195339DHistoric Ryukyu Island.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Jul 12, 195217ALargest of the Ryukyu Islands.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 16, 195141AIsland SW of Japan, now a U. S. base.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 7, 1951115DU. S. island base S. of Japan.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 19, 195114DU. S.–occupied Japanese island.Charles CrossFarrar
Thu Feb 8, 195142DScene of great victory of World War II.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Dec 15, 19502DScene of history's greatest sea-land-air combat, 1945.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 19508ARyukyu island.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 1946123DRyukyu Island.A. H. CookFarrar
Sun Dec 2, 19451DGateway to Japan.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 194560AWhere Gen. Buckner fell.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Nov 11, 19451ARyuku Island.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Sep 30, 19457DFuture U. S. Pacific base.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 19452DCostliest Pacific battle.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 1945109DLargest Ryukyu isle.Jack LuzzattoFarrar