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41 results for OPHELIA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Oct 9, 201651AWho says "O, what a noble mind is here o'erthrown!," in ShakespeareMichael Ashley
Fri Sep 16, 20169DShakespeare character who coins the term "primrose path"Patrick Berry
Sun Feb 21, 201621AShakespeare character who says "Good night, ladies; good night, sweet ladies; good night, good night"Patrick Berry
Sun Mar 9, 201423AShe "speaks things in doubt, / That carry but half sense"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Mar 7, 20132D"Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind" speaker (2)Jim Page
Sun Dec 19, 2010149ATo whom Hamlet says "Get thee to a nunnery"Kevin G. Der
Tue Jun 1, 20105DShakespeare character who goes insaneSarah Keller
Fri Apr 23, 201015AThe "thee" in "Get thee to a nunnery"Brad Wilber
Sat May 2, 200938D"O, what a noble mind is here o'erthrown!" speaker, in ShakespearePeter A. Collins
Fri Feb 29, 200821A"Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind" speaker (2)Patrick Berry
Tue Jan 3, 20062DTragic figure in "Hamlet"Lynn Lempel
Sun Aug 29, 199997A"Good night, sweet ladies. Good night, good night" speakerLou and Fran Sabin

3 results for OPHELIA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 1, 2017acrosticO"What a noble mind is here o'erthrown!" speakerEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Aug 1, 2004diagramless75AShakespearean character who was the first to use the phrase "primrose path"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Oct 7, 2001acrosticW"... as you did command, I did repel his letters" speakerEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

26 results for OPHELIA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Aug 9, 198636DSister of LaertesNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Jan 25, 198543DPolonius's daughterPeter G. SnowMaleska
Fri Jun 11, 198213ADaughter of PoloniusC. J. AngioMaleska
Sat Nov 10, 197944DTragic heroineC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Feb 6, 197356ALaertes' sisterUnknownWeng
Mon Apr 14, 196932DDaughter of Polonius.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 9, 1967135ARole in "Uncle Tom's Cabin."A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Jan 9, 196414ADaughter of Polonius.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sat Sep 30, 196155A"Hamlet" role.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 18, 19601ALaertes' sister.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 24, 195950DMaiden in 1602 drama.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Feb 16, 19599DA victim of Hamlet.Edward CansteinFarrar
Sun Nov 9, 195821ALaertes' sister.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Feb 9, 195881DDaughter of Polonius.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Jan 7, 195543ASister of Laertes.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Nov 27, 195315ADaughter of Polonius.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 19522DCharacter in "Hamlet."Israel GitterFarrar
Sun Oct 7, 19511DShakespearean role.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Jul 13, 195113AShe loved Hamlet.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 3, 195116AHamlet killed her father.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 194958DHeroine of classic tragedy.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Oct 2, 194955ASister to Laertes.George W. RootFarrar
Sun Sep 26, 194821ASister of Laertes.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Mar 2, 19472DDaughter of Polonius.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Oct 6, 19467DDaughter of Polonius.Willard JordanFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 19452DDaughter of Polonius.Willard N. JordanFarrar