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28 Results for SOCRATES

2 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Monday, January 24, 200020ANoted philosopher (the basis for three anagrams in this puzzle)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, June 6, 199437DLegendary hemlock drinkerRobert Zimmerman

1 result for SOCRATES from Variety puzzles.

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

25 results for SOCRATES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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

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