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107 results for ORESTES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Jul 27, 201766AEuripides tragedy (3)Jeffrey Wechsler
Sat Jul 12, 201413DHero of 20-AcrossTim Croce and Alex Vratsanos
Fri Sep 20, 201349AEuripides tragedy (3)Mangesh Ghogre and Doug Peterson
Fri May 3, 201366AMythological brother of 63-AcrossDavid Kwong
Thu Oct 25, 201240ABrother of ElectraCaleb Rasmussen
Fri Feb 24, 201238AHomeric character who commits matricidePatrick Berry
Sat Oct 17, 20098DMatricidal figure of mythChuck Deodene
Sun Jul 5, 2009128AElectra's brother (2)Tony Orbach and Amy Reynaldo
Sun Sep 23, 2007107AHero of Sophocles' "Electra"David Levinson Wilk
Sun Dec 24, 200623AIn myth, killer of his own mother, ClytemnestraBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Aug 7, 200448AMatricide of Greek mythPatrick Berry
Fri Oct 24, 200361AClytemnestra's slayer (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Sun Mar 2, 2003117AEuripides playBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Nov 9, 200130AEuripides tragedy (3)Chuck Menning
Sun Feb 4, 200136DBrother of IphigeniaFrank A. Longo
Thu Oct 21, 199968AElectra's co-conspirator (2)Manny Nosowsky
Mon May 4, 199838ASon of AgamemnonHugh Davis
Sun Dec 21, 1997113AClytemnestra's killerFrances Hansen
Sun Nov 2, 199716DElectra's brother (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sat Apr 12, 199719AClytemnestra's slayer (2)Bob Klahn
Sat Mar 5, 199458AElectra's co-conspirator (2)Manny Nosowsky

2 results for ORESTES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 4, 2010panda60AStrauss opera figure on stereosMel Taub
Mar 11, 2001acrosticNTragedy by EuripidesEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

84 results for ORESTES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Sep 18, 199357AIphigenia's brotherMartin Ashwood-SmithTaub
Fri Jul 23, 199314DEuripides protagonistTap OsbornMaleska
Mon May 17, 199367AElectra's brotherMary S. SnyderMaleska
Sun Sep 13, 1992114AElectra's brotherFrances HansenMaleska
Tue Jan 7, 199210DElectra's brotherMary S. SnyderMaleska
Fri Aug 30, 199138AClytemnestra's sonDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Tue Aug 7, 19907DTragedy by EuripidesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Feb 17, 199016ADrama by EuripidesS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Fri Jun 30, 198954ABrother of ElectraRhonda KrausMaleska
Sat Jun 16, 198442DElectra's brotherPeter SwiftMaleska
Wed Feb 29, 198442DTragedy by EuripidesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Aug 31, 198327ATragedy by EuripidesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Jun 11, 198217ATragedy by EuripidesC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Nov 13, 197952AAgamemnon's boyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Mar 27, 197921ASon of Agamemnon and ClytemnestraJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Dec 17, 197850AGreek matricideHume R. CraftMaleska
Thu Feb 9, 197825DTragedy by EuripidesAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thu Dec 8, 197742DTragedy by EuripidesDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Oct 30, 197711ATragedy by EuripidesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Feb 9, 197722AElectra's brotherSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Tue Dec 10, 197455AElectra's brotherMartha J. DeWittWeng
Fri Sep 20, 197447DElectra’s brotherAlfio MicciWeng
Thu Mar 7, 197413DAgamemnon's sonRobin D. MayerWeng
Sat Mar 2, 197415AElectra's brotherMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sat Sep 1, 197338DElectra's brotherUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 6, 197341DElectra's brotherUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 5, 197291DTragic GreekHume R. CraftWeng
Sun Mar 21, 197190DBrother of ElectraJay SpryWeng
Wed Jun 3, 197055AAeschylus characterUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 22, 19676APersonage in Greek drama.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 16, 196652AFriend of Pylades.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 9, 19652DElectra's brother.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 27, 1964147AElectra's brother.Frances HansenFarrar
Wed Dec 2, 19647DElectra's brother.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 9, 19634DGreek tragic hero.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Wed Feb 27, 196342DFriend of Pylades.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jan 21, 196326DBrother of Iphigenia.Norma SchierFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 196225ASon of Agamemnon.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Sep 9, 196286DSon of Agamemnon.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Aug 17, 196236DElectra's brother.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 196247DElectra's brother.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Wed Jun 14, 196153AAeschylus' tragic hero.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 16, 1961138ALegendary matricide.Aida CromwellFarrar
Wed Jan 25, 196135DMythical prince pursued by the Furies.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 10, 196083APrince of Mycenae.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Nov 19, 195940DIphigenia's brother.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 26, 195843DTragic figure in Greek myth.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Jun 24, 19585DFigure in Greek tragedy.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun May 25, 195823AGreek matricide.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sat Dec 7, 195739AGreek tragic hero.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 5, 195728AFriend of Pylades.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 195676AEuripides play.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 1956124DMinnie Minoso.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thu May 31, 195618ABrother of Electra.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Jan 4, 195612AElectra's brother.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Feb 27, 195577AMinnie Minoso.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sun Feb 13, 195558DBallplayer Minoso.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jan 16, 195551DElectra's brother.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jan 9, 195555DElectra's brother.Israel GitterFarrar
Wed Dec 29, 195426ASon of Agamemnon.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 7, 195486DHusband of Hermione: Greek myth.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Feb 28, 195494DMinoso of the White Sox.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Feb 17, 195411DMatricide of Greek myth.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 26, 195360AElectra's brother.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Jun 29, 195340DMythical Greek or Ballplayer Minoso.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon May 18, 19532DBallplayer Minoso.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thu May 7, 195363AElectra's brother.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Dec 21, 1952144AClytemnestra's son.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 31, 195232DHe was pursued by the Furies.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jul 22, 195258ABrother of Electra.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 30, 195145DBrother of Electra.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 6, 195161AWhite Sox player, ___ Minoso.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 10, 195161APrototype of Orin, in "Mourning Becomes Electra."Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Thu Dec 21, 195018ASon of Agamemnon.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sat Sep 30, 195059APrototype of Orin in "Mourning Becomes Electra."Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 195097ASon of Clytemnestra, haunted by Furies.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Feb 26, 195022AElectra's brother.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Feb 5, 1950139AAvenger in Sophocles' "Electra."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 17, 194959DPrototype of character in O'Neill play.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sun Oct 17, 194841DHe was pursued by the Furies.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Sep 19, 194821DMythological matricide.I. KertFarrar
Sun Jul 18, 194856DElectra's brother.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 1946106APlay by Euripides.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sun Apr 7, 194686ABrother of Electra.Lester KeeneFarrar