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28 results for SOCRATES

2 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Jan 24, 200020ANoted philosopher (the basis for three anagrams in this puzzle)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Jun 6, 199437DLegendary hemlock drinkerRobert Zimmerman

1 result for SOCRATES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 10, 2002acrosticUTeacher found guilty in a famous trialEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

25 results for SOCRATES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jan 14, 1990109APhilosopher who started as a sculptorKay SullivanMaleska
Sat Jan 13, 199039DPlato was his pupilBernard MerenMaleska
Thu Oct 8, 198736DXenophon's teacherBernice GordonMaleska
Sat Mar 31, 198445ACelebrated dialecticianBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Thu Nov 8, 197928DXanthippe's philosophical mateWilliam JarvisMaleska
Tue Aug 28, 197944AHe began life as a sculptorRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Sat May 17, 197526AFamous AthenianHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Thu Mar 22, 197322AFamous AthenianUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 29, 197153ANoted hemlock drinkerUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 27, 197010DXanthippe's targetUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 27, 196729AGreat name of 2400 years ago.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wed Mar 15, 196749AGreek teacher.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 1967117AXanthippe's husband.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Mon Jun 13, 196647AWise man of 2400 years ago.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 2, 196651A"Wisest of men."UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 18, 196539DXantippe's spouse.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 31, 195941AGreat Greek.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Nov 10, 195853AXanthippe's spouse.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Thu Aug 28, 195845APlato's teacher.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Fri May 11, 195653AAthenian philosopher.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sun Jul 12, 1953135AEarliest known quizmaster.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Jan 26, 195321A"The midwife of men's thoughts."Gertrude KrauskopfFarrar
Sat Mar 8, 19524DXanthippe's famous husband.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 21, 19478DPlato's mentor.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Apr 27, 194740DThe question-asking Greek philosopher.Louis BaronFarrar