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234 Results for PERI

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, August 16, 201668APrefix with -meter or -scopeLynn Lempel
Sunday, June 7, 20152DGilpin of "Frasier" (4)Samuel A. Donaldson
Sunday, October 20, 201359DPrefix with -scope (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, January 5, 201320AGraceful genie of mythBarry C. Silk
Tuesday, December 11, 201251DPersian fairyGene Newman
Friday, February 17, 201246DGraceful fairyIan Livengood
Sunday, February 12, 201230AActress Gilpin of "Frasier" (3)Kurt Mueller
Thursday, April 28, 201160AMythological spriteGary Cee
Wednesday, January 13, 201057DActress Gilpin of "Frasier" (3)Kevan Choset
Thursday, April 30, 200938DActress Gilpin of "Frasier" (3)Greg Kaiser and Steven Ginzburg
Monday, February 16, 200943DGilpin of "Frasier" (4)David Kwong
Thursday, October 23, 20089DPrefix with scope or meter (3)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, August 10, 2008107AGilpin of "Frasier" (4)Will Nediger
Thursday, December 13, 20072DJacopo ___, composer of the earliest surviving operaJohn Farmer
Wednesday, December 12, 200739DGilpin of "Frasier" (4)Daniel Kantor
Tuesday, March 13, 200756APersian sprite (3)Holden Baker
Tuesday, June 20, 200656DPersian spirit (2)Steve Salmon
Sunday, December 12, 200441AFairylike being of mythLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Saturday, May 15, 200451DBeautiful fairylike beingByron Walden
Tuesday, January 29, 200232DPrefix with scope or meter (3)Zack Butler
Thursday, March 1, 200112DPrefix with scope (3)Nancy S. Ross
Friday, November 26, 199951D"Frasier" actress Gilpin (2)Roger Phillips
Thursday, November 4, 199957APersian spirit (2)Matthew Lees
Wednesday, June 30, 199948D"Frasier" actress Gilpin (2)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, February 19, 199822DLovely young womanA. J. Santora
Wednesday, March 12, 19975DPrefix with scope or meter (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, November 11, 199663APersian sprite (3)S. Spadaccini
Tuesday, March 5, 199614APrefix with scope (3)G. E. Paul
Saturday, December 3, 199460AElf of Persian folkloreRich Norris
Wednesday, January 5, 199433DPersian sprite (3)Chet Currier

2 results for PERI from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
January 4, 2015takeaway64AIt's *ife-threateningMatt Ginsberg
July 26, 2009panda51DRipe fairy in Persian mythMel Taub

202 results for PERI from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 1, 19936DLovely lassMary S. SnyderMaleska
Wednesday, May 19, 199315DGraceful womanJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wednesday, May 5, 199326APersian elfJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, March 21, 199396DPretty girlBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, March 3, 199340ALovely lassStanley GlassMaleska
Thursday, November 5, 199234DLovely lassDaniel GirardiMaleska
Monday, August 17, 199240DFairyWalter CovellMaleska
Tuesday, July 21, 199251DPersian elfJeff HerringtonMaleska
Monday, July 6, 199226DPretty womanJeff HerringtonMaleska
Wednesday, June 10, 19922DLovely girlBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, March 26, 199268APersian fairyNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, March 13, 199246APersian fairyErnst TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, February 11, 199214APersian elfAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, February 2, 199230APretty womanAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, October 3, 199154AElfin creatureLouis SabinMaleska
Saturday, April 6, 199118APersian spriteRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Tuesday, February 26, 19918DLovely womanWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Thursday, February 22, 199060APersian fairyErnst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, October 29, 1989116DLovely womanAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, October 24, 19892DPersian fairyWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Saturday, March 18, 198923APersian pixieEli WesoffMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 198843DLovely womanPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, January 19, 198825DLovely girlBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, October 13, 198756DFirst opera composerR. S. JonesMaleska
Thursday, September 24, 198711DPersian spiritWalter CovellMaleska
Friday, September 11, 198746DPersian elfJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, May 16, 198710APersian spriteMary M. MurdochMaleska
Thursday, April 16, 198743DSpriteR. S. JonesMaleska
Sunday, March 22, 198794DPERSIAN FAIRYErnst TheimerMaleska
Thursday, January 8, 198710DGraceful girlIrene SmullyanMaleska
Saturday, September 13, 198611DElfin creaturePatterson PeppleMaleska
Wednesday, August 27, 198614AElfLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, July 16, 19867DElfJim PageMaleska
Friday, May 23, 198611DKind of scopeWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Friday, May 2, 19862DBeautiful girlDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Friday, November 22, 198550DPersian fairyGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, December 2, 1984102ABeautiful womanMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 1984110ABeautiful womanJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, July 3, 198458AElfin beingArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Saturday, June 16, 198433DElflike beingPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, August 30, 198313APrefix for scope or meterJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tuesday, August 9, 198314AFairy's relativeCharles EnglerMaleska
Sunday, August 7, 198317DElfGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Tuesday, June 28, 198350ALovely lassLouis SabinMaleska
Tuesday, June 21, 19838DPersian elfVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tuesday, May 17, 198360ABeautiful womanRabinowitzMaleska
Wednesday, April 6, 198348DPersian fairyTorreyMaleska
Sunday, January 2, 198323APersian spriteBarbara GillisMaleska
Tuesday, November 2, 198216ALovely lassJonesMaleska
Sunday, August 8, 198299AAttractive womanMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tuesday, August 3, 198261APrefix with scope or stylePeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, July 19, 198224DPersian pixieJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tuesday, June 22, 19821DGorgeous girlJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, June 10, 198235D"The Peer and the ___"Arnold MossMaleska
Monday, May 3, 198218DBeautiful womanTeresa ForestallMaleska
Monday, January 4, 198213ALovely lassNancy McCarthyMaleska
Monday, December 21, 198139AGraceful womanWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Saturday, October 10, 198134DBelleTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, July 14, 198133AHis "Dafne" is the first known operaJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, June 7, 19819DBeautiful womanE.T.M.Maleska
Sunday, April 19, 198161DElfin creatureMichael PriestleyMaleska
Wednesday, January 28, 198136AGraceful girlBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, September 19, 198061APersian fairySara V. TuckermanMaleska
Friday, June 27, 198040DElfLouis SabinMaleska
Thursday, June 12, 198060ABeautiful girlBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, April 27, 198038DBeautiful womanJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thursday, February 21, 198014AFairy or elfFrank GearyMaleska
Wednesday, February 20, 198015AFemale beautyRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, February 11, 198058AFairyJohnsonMaleska
Thursday, January 10, 198044APersian fairyMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, September 6, 197964APrefix for meter or winkleChet CurrierMaleska
Thursday, August 9, 197934DPrefix for wig or winkleC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, July 4, 197953DElf or lovely womanAlice H. KaufmanMaleska
Monday, May 14, 197963APrefix for scope or meterGaarderMaleska
Tuesday, April 24, 197950DPrefix with scope or meterHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, November 13, 197824DBeautiful womanC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, July 16, 197855DPersian spriteMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 12, 197843AAround: PrefixWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, March 5, 197860APersian spriteAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, August 27, 197738ABeautiful womanAnn JenkinsMaleska
Monday, August 1, 197725DPrefix for meter or scopeTerry HealyMaleska
Tuesday, April 19, 197755DBeautiful girlSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, September 24, 19767DPersian fairyStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Wednesday, August 18, 197623APersian fairyMartha J. DeWittWeng
Thursday, May 27, 197640DPrefix for scope or meterPaul R. BarnesWeng
Sunday, May 2, 197650ABeauty of mythAlexander F. BlackWeng
Monday, April 14, 197548DPrefix for scope or pateticH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sunday, March 23, 197538AFairyTom MixonWeng
Sunday, January 26, 197521DPretty girlA. J. SantoraWeng
Wednesday, November 6, 197448DPersian fairyAllan BlackmanWeng
Saturday, November 2, 197463AAround: PrefixDaniel GirardiWeng
Friday, August 9, 197452DPersian beautyJames A. BrusselWeng
Sunday, July 7, 197434DPersian fairyEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, September 16, 1973121APersian elfNancy S. RossWeng
Thursday, July 19, 19738DPersian elfUnknownWeng
Friday, March 23, 197346APersian fairyUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 18, 197364ABeautiful girlJack LuzzattoWeng
Tuesday, October 10, 197238APersian elfUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 20, 197293DPrefix for scope or meterManuel CanyesWeng
Thursday, July 13, 197238APersian elfUnknownWeng
Monday, November 1, 197116AFairyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 28, 197126DPersian fairyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 12, 197131DPersian spriteUnknownWeng
Monday, March 15, 197151APersian fairyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 9, 197154AElfin creatureMel TaubWeng
Monday, January 11, 197161APersian elfUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 23, 19702DPersian spriteUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 1, 197059DAbout: PrefixUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 14, 197056APersian fairyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 21, 19703DBeautiful girlUnknownWeng
Monday, January 12, 197053DPersian elfUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 3, 196958APersian fairyFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, July 20, 1969120APersian spriteH. L. RisteenWeng
Monday, July 7, 196928DFairy.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 5, 196911DFairy.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 6, 19687DIolanthe, for one.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, October 13, 196897AIolantheAnthony MorseFarrar
Saturday, June 29, 196835DIolanthe.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 17, 196856DHouri's sister.Anne FoxFarrar
Tuesday, January 23, 196812AIolanthe, for one.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 16, 196745AGraceful girl.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 19678DIolanthe.William LutwiniakFarrar
Monday, October 2, 196750DElfin being.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 30, 1967116AGraceful girl.Louis SabinFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 1967129DIolanthe.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, May 4, 196747AHouri's cousin.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 196737DIolanthe.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, May 12, 196629DIolanthe, for one.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 7, 196664AElfin being.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 1965103AElf of folklore.William LutwiniakFarrar
Monday, February 8, 196542AHouri's cousin.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 20, 196498A"La ___," Dukas ballet.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, October 23, 196429DElf.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 19, 196413AIolanthe.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, December 6, 196362AElfin being.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 196379DIolanthe.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, April 26, 196315AElfin being.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 24, 196320APersian elf.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tuesday, December 18, 196228DHouri.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, May 6, 1962100AElfin being.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, April 21, 196242DElfin being.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Sunday, January 28, 196235AAround: Prefix.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, November 20, 19611AElflike creature.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 6, 196154DPersian fairy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 9, 196153DBeautiful woman.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 5, 196147AElfin being.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 2, 196138DFairy.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, May 15, 196126DAbout: Prefix.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 20, 196136APersian mythological being.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 31, 196055AFairy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 31, 196058DIolanthe, for one.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, June 7, 196019AElflike creature.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 1, 19601DElfin being.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 20, 19602DIolanthe.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 16, 1959107DIolanthe.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, August 13, 195912D"The Peer and the ___."Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thursday, February 26, 195942AAround: Prefix.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, February 11, 195925APersian elf.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sunday, January 11, 1959117AElfin being.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, November 17, 19582DPersian sprite.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 26, 19588DIolanthe, for example.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, October 7, 195852DElf.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, September 15, 19583DElfin being.Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Sunday, February 23, 195881DBeautiful woman.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, July 26, 195759ABeautiful woman.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 8, 195757ABallet by Paul Dukas (with "La").Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 1957130AMythical fair one.Marion MoeserFarrar
Friday, February 24, 19561DBeautiful woman.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, December 24, 195524AAround: Prefix.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 5, 195547ABeautiful woman.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, July 13, 195516AFairylike being.Edward EarlyFarrar
Saturday, February 26, 195543ABeautiful woman.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, January 27, 195562ABeautiful woman.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 195461AEarliest opera composer, 1597.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 195476DElfin being.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 195458APersian elf.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, February 24, 195459APersian elf.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, December 13, 195359ABeautiful woman.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, July 12, 1953101A"The Peer and the ___."Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, June 28, 19532DElfin being.Marion MoeserFarrar
Tuesday, January 6, 195369APhyllis in "Iolanthe."Louise RabbFarrar
Tuesday, September 23, 195211DBeautiful woman.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 9, 19525ABeautiful woman.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 8, 195225D"Iolanthe" or "The Peer and the ___."UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 15, 195229DAround: Prefix.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 24, 195259DPersian elf.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, December 30, 195166DFairy.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, October 3, 195141ABeautiful woman.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 9, 195177D"Iolanthe," or "The Peer and the ___."Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, February 20, 195152DPersian fairy.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, February 7, 195156AFairy of Persian myth.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, September 11, 194939AShe attains Paradise in "Lalla Rookh."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 15, 194916DBeautiful woman.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, April 17, 194948AFascinating girl.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, November 14, 194855DBeautiful woman.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, May 9, 1948125ABeautiful woman.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 194755APersian fairy.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sunday, June 29, 1947131DBeautiful woman.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, March 17, 194640APersian elf.Lewis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, November 21, 1943111DPersian fairy.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, May 2, 1943122DElflike creature.I. KertFarrar
Sunday, August 2, 194238AElflike creature.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar

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