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194 results for OWL

93 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Mar 20, 201840DSymbol of wisdomAndrew Zhou
Wed Feb 7, 201832DFly-by-night sort?Stu Ockman
Sat Jan 6, 201856D"Wide-staring" one in a Wordsworth poemPeter Wentz
Sun Nov 19, 201773ATemple athleteTom McCoy
Wed Nov 15, 20172DHarry Potter's Hedwig, e.g. (2)Steven E. Atwood
Tue Jul 11, 201733DA fly-by-night?Zhouqin Burnikel
Wed May 24, 201721DLetter carrier at HogwartsMichael Hawkins
Mon Mar 20, 201744ABird that hoots (3)Neil deGrasse Tyson and Andrea Carla Michaels
Mon Mar 6, 201757ABird that gives a hoot (3)Susan Gelfand
Tue Feb 14, 201727D___ exams (tests at the end of a student's fifth year at Hogwarts)Daniel Larsen
Sun Dec 18, 201669AAnimal in an Aesop fableDerrick Niederman
Mon Nov 21, 201630DBird that says "Give a hoot! Don't pollute!"John Lieb
Sun Jul 3, 201681DNight ___Samuel A. Donaldson
Fri Dec 25, 201524DWise one (5)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Wed Jul 8, 201554ATemple University athlete (2)Ryan Milligan
Thu Apr 30, 201525DSnowy ___Herre Schouwerwou
Sun Mar 22, 201540AMole hunterJeremy Newton
Tue Jan 27, 201519AOne who gives a hoot? (2)James Tuttle
Wed Dec 25, 201327ABarn ___Jacob Stulberg
Tue Nov 5, 201314AGiver of a hootPaula Gamache
Tue Oct 1, 201333AHundred Acre Wood resident (2)Joel Fagliano
Wed Apr 10, 201360DAvian pal of EeyoreJulian Lim
Sun Feb 10, 201356ABedtime preyer?Patrick Berry
Sun Jan 20, 201334AHooter (4)Yaakov Bendavid
Sun Dec 2, 201250D"Wise" one (5)Steven E. Atwood
Tue May 22, 201247A"Wise" bird (3)Kyle T. Dolan
Thu Mar 29, 201267DPooh pal (2)Milo Beckman
Mon Feb 27, 20128DAvian hooterBill Thompson
Tue Dec 27, 201137AIt gives a hootJohn Dunn
Thu Dec 15, 201136AUser of night visionJim Hilger
Sun Aug 7, 201140DAntipollution mascot Woodsy ___Tony Orbach and Janie Smulyan
Sun Mar 13, 201174DSymbol of Athena (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Nov 21, 201059AIt may be snowy or spottedClive Probert
Mon Aug 30, 201067ABird that gives a hoot (3)Richard Chisholm
Mon Jul 12, 201040D"Wise" bird (3)Freddie Cheng
Fri May 21, 201027DHundred Acre Wood resident (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Feb 21, 2010111DFriend of PoohEric Berlin
Fri Jan 1, 201044ANotable head-turnerBrad Wilber
Thu Dec 31, 200969AAthena's symbol (2)Frank Longo
Mon Sep 21, 200946D"Whoo ... whoo ..." callerMark Feldman
Sat May 30, 200918ANighttime noisemakerMatt Ginsberg
Wed May 20, 200928DPooh pal (2)Ashish Vengsarkar
Wed May 6, 200931DHarry Potter's pet Hedwig, e.g.Michael Callaway Barnhart
Sat Dec 6, 200849ANoted head-turnerAshish Vengsarkar & Narayan Venkatasubramanyan
Tue Jul 22, 200859ARound-faced flierLynn Lempel
Mon Feb 11, 200846DBird that hoots (3)Ken Bessette
Fri Jan 18, 200852ABrood : chicken :: parliament : ___Trip Payne
Sun Sep 2, 200719DSymbol of Minerva (2)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thu Aug 16, 200744AHieroglyphic symbol for the ancient Egyptian "M"Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Jun 4, 200745ABarn bird (2)Steve Kahn
Sat Jan 27, 200751ATemple player (2)Karen M. Tracey
Sun Dec 3, 2006123DWise one (5)Patrick Merrell
Mon Jun 26, 200647ABird that hoots (3)Randy Sowell
Sun Dec 4, 20056ARice University mascot (2)Eric Berlin and Craig Kasper
Sat Jul 23, 200558DFly-by-nighter?Joe DiPietro
Wed Mar 9, 200531AHogwarts letter carrierRob Richardson
Tue Jan 11, 200526DBarn bird (2)Sarah Keller
Mon Dec 20, 200429DHarry Potter's messenger bird Hedwig, e.g.Kyle Mahowald
Sat Aug 14, 20048DSymbol of Minerva (2)Joe DiPietro
Wed Apr 14, 200434DHooter (4)Randolph Ross
Wed Jan 7, 20041DWise one (5)Mike Torch
Fri Dec 12, 200356DMouse catcher (3)Manny Nosowsky
Tue Oct 21, 200341ANight watcherJohn Underwood
Tue Sep 30, 200340A"Whoo" callerKevan Choset
Sun Jul 13, 20037DHogwarts postal carrierRandolph Ross
Thu Jul 3, 200362DHarry Potter's Hedweg, for oneCathy Millhauser
Fri Apr 4, 200361DIt may be spotted in the forestMartin Ashwood-Smith
Mon Dec 30, 200212D"Wise" bird (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Dec 8, 200242DRice University playerPeter Gordon
Sat Dec 7, 200250ATemple player (2)Rich Norris
Sun Dec 1, 200297DSee 8-DownDavid J. Kahn
Fri Aug 30, 200224AHarry Potter's Hedwig, e.g. (2)Patrick Merrell
Mon Apr 22, 200241ANight birdPeter Gordon
Tue Nov 21, 200029DHooter (4)Robert Zimmerman
Thu Nov 16, 200042AMousehawkNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sat Nov 4, 200034DMouse catcher (3)Rich Norris
Mon Sep 25, 200061ABird that gives a hoot (3)Peter Gordon
Tue Aug 1, 200020ARice University mascot (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sun Jun 27, 199936DNight stalkerRobert Malinow
Mon Dec 28, 199856DMouse catcher (3)Adam G. Perl
Thu Dec 3, 199831AMinerva's symbol (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Jul 5, 199882DOne who stays up lateJoe DiPietro
Wed Dec 18, 19965DBird of preyM. W. Perry
Fri Dec 13, 199662ATemple University athlete (2)J. Page
Wed Dec 11, 199650AMinerva, symbolicallyF. & L. Sabin
Tue Feb 20, 199648DOne who gives a hoot (2)D. Trombley
Wed Jan 31, 199635DHooter (4)M. Gaffney
Tue Dec 26, 19958DAthena's symbol (2)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Wed Sep 6, 19951DStrigiform birdPeter Gordon
Sun Aug 20, 199533AMinerva's symbol (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sat Jul 1, 19955DSymbol of Athena (2)Eileen Lexau
Fri Apr 22, 199410DWise one (5)A.J. Santora
Thu Mar 3, 199423AScreech, for oneRichard Silvestri

2 results for OWL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 1, 2009diagramless32DHooterPaula Gamache
Sep 3, 2000diagramless53AWise oneJanet R. Bender

99 results for OWL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Nov 11, 199310DTemple athleteA. J. SantoraTaub
Fri Sep 10, 199311ABarn residentBeverly J. SewardTaub
Thu Mar 4, 199334DHooterAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri Jul 31, 199223ASymbol of wisdomJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Jul 8, 199253AHe does give a hootSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue May 26, 199258DHooterAlfio MicciMaleska
Wed Mar 25, 199221ASymbol of wisdomStanley GlassMaleska
Wed Jul 17, 199156DTemple birdA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Dec 31, 199060DHooterJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Apr 10, 199032AHooterWalter CovellMaleska
Wed Mar 7, 199054ATemple U. mascotEmanuel BergMaleska
Thu Dec 28, 198936AScreecherMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sat May 13, 198928DRuru or boobookRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Fri Mar 24, 198947DRuru, e.g.William CanineMaleska
Thu May 12, 198812DHe gives a hootJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thu Dec 10, 19877DTemple athleteCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Wed Apr 8, 198754ANocturnal hunterChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Jan 20, 19879DScreech or hoot followerNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wed Dec 17, 198650ANocturnal predatorChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Aug 25, 19861DTemple U. mascotChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Fri May 23, 198664ATemple's mascotWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Wed Apr 23, 198644DHooterLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Mon Nov 11, 19858DTemple U. symbolEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Aug 31, 198536ASymbol of wisdomMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Thu Feb 14, 19854DNight personUnknownMaleska
Fri Oct 14, 198310DPussycat's shipmateWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sat Jul 30, 198326DA friend of PoohJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Sat Dec 18, 198254DIt gives a hootI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wed Dec 15, 198235DSymbol of wisdomJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Thu Oct 14, 19821AHooterJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Jul 9, 19828DOne of the moreporksEli WesoffMaleska
Sat May 1, 198237ATemple birdTimothy HoyMaleska
Sun Aug 3, 198081APussycat's poetic partnerJordan S. LasherMaleska
Wed Apr 30, 198059DBoobook or ruruJohn ChervokasMaleska
Fri Nov 9, 19791AEmblem of MinervaA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Aug 17, 197945A"Wise" hooterDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Fri May 11, 197915ATemple athleteJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thu Feb 22, 197923ASymbol of sagacityMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tue Jun 6, 197857DBoobook of AustraliaHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Jan 14, 19788DTemple football playerA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 197753APussy-cat's shipmateDorothy CannanMaleska
Sat Dec 18, 197635ABird of preyThomas W. SchierWeng
Sun Nov 28, 197615ASet up a clamorElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sat Nov 20, 197640ASymbol of wisdomBert H. KruseWeng
Sun Apr 14, 197468ABarn denizenThreba JohnsonWeng
Fri Feb 15, 197436ABird for MinervaCatharine Y. C. ProbstWeng
Sun Oct 21, 1973140DHooterA. J. SantoraWeng
Thu Jan 25, 197324DPussycat's friendUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 7, 197368ABird of preyEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Wed Dec 13, 19729DNight ___UnknownWeng
Wed Oct 11, 197260DPussycat's friendUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 8, 197240DScreech, for exampleUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 3, 197264DHooterJack RosenthalWeng
Tue Sep 28, 197114DNocturnal birdUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 26, 197115ABarn or screechUnknownWeng
Mon Jul 26, 197143ASnowy or luluUnknownWeng
Sat Jan 23, 197162AHooterUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 24, 197041ABirdUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 30, 196913DBird.UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 27, 19698DNight ___.UnknownWeng
Sun Jan 26, 196949AHooterWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Dec 16, 196713DBird.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 12, 196739DWise bird.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Feb 13, 196667ANight person.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Dec 22, 19644DBird.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 9, 196423AHooter.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 16, 196463DSea-going bird.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Jul 7, 196463DBird.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 19, 196420AFeline's shipmate.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 16, 196433DBird.Michael DubinFarrar
Fri Oct 11, 196339DHoot ___.Manny MillerFarrar
Sun Aug 11, 1963113ABird.Will WengFarrar
Sun Dec 16, 19628DNight hooter.Mary GrowFarrar
Mon Aug 13, 196238DPussycat's shipmate.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 2, 196219ABird.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Dec 10, 196127DBarn ___.Aida CromwellFarrar
Sat Sep 16, 196144ANight ___.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 8, 196110DSymbol of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 2, 19613DLucubrator.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 196010DStrigine bird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 9, 19606DSymbol of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 25, 196055DWise bird.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Jun 12, 1960129APussycat's shipmate.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tue Mar 15, 196050ANocturnal bird.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 15, 195921DGreat horned ___.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 12, 195964DTu-whit tu-whoo bird.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 4, 1959113ASymbol of wisdom.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Dec 14, 195660DNighthawk's relative.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 195613DSymbol of wisdom.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tue Nov 15, 19553DPlayer for Rice or Temple.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Mar 20, 19549DFriend of Pogo.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jan 31, 1954103ANocturnal one.Israel GitterFarrar
Fri Jul 11, 195256AA person of solemn appearance.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 195174DSymbol of wisdom.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Aug 10, 195146AHe went to sea with a pussycat.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 8, 195118AThornton Burgess' Hooty.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 16, 194836AMinerva’s bird.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Aug 24, 1947127DSymbol of wisdom.George W. FrankFarrar
Sun Oct 31, 194339DCurtis Wright observation plane.James E. KisnerFarrar