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136 results for SPARTA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Dec 28, 201751AAncient land known in antiquity as LacedaemonGary Larson
Fri Dec 11, 201536AAncient Greek stateBarry C. Silk
Sun May 17, 201514DHome of the 300 in the film "300"Joe Krozel
Sun Mar 15, 201552ASide in the Peloponnesian War (2)Dan Feyer
Wed Dec 24, 201447DAthens rival (2)Adam G. Perl
Fri Jan 10, 201453AMenelaus' kingdomPatrick Berry
Wed Jul 17, 20138DEnemy of Athens in the Peloponnesian WarRobyn Weintraub
Sun Feb 3, 201317DPeloponnesian War winnerDan Schoenholz
Sun May 1, 201167DLeonidas' kingdomXan Vongsathorn
Sun Feb 21, 201078APeloponnesian powerEric Berlin
Fri Sep 11, 200941DDomain of King TyndareusCaleb Madison
Sun Mar 8, 200911DWhat the 300 defendedZack Kushner
Thu Sep 25, 200854AOld Athenian ally against PersiaVictor Fleming
Thu Apr 12, 200722DMississippi town in "In the Heat of the Night"Jim Page
Thu Mar 23, 200610DCapital of ancient LaconiaEthan Cooper
Sun Feb 19, 20061DAncient military hub (2)Joe DiPietro
Sat Jul 23, 200560ALeonidas's landJoe DiPietro
Wed Apr 7, 200454APeloponnesian War victor (2)Nancy Salomon
Tue May 6, 20031AAthens rival (2)Karen M. Tracey
Thu Jan 2, 200347DAncient military hub (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Feb 23, 200248DWhere Cleomenes ruledRich Norris
Thu Dec 20, 200124APeloponnesian War victor (2)Rich Norris
Fri Sep 15, 20001APersian War participantBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Dec 2, 19981DSide in the Peloponnesian War (2)Nancy Salomon
Fri Mar 6, 199848ALand of LeonidasBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 17, 199686ARival of AthensN. N. Joline
Fri Aug 2, 199645AOne side in the Peloponnesian WarJ. Herrington
Mon Mar 18, 199610DAncient Greek cityS. L. Robbins
Mon Feb 19, 199642DMilitaristic city of ancient GreeceT. W. Schier
Mon May 15, 19954DWinner of the Peloponnesian WarErnie Furtado
Sun Apr 23, 199535D"In the Heat of the Night" setting (2)Randolph Ross
Sat Mar 4, 199519A"In the Heat of the Night" setting (2)Rand H. Burns
Tue Jan 17, 19959D"In the Heat of the Night" localeGregory E. Paul
Thu Sep 15, 199449APeloponnesian War participantFred Piscop
Tue Jul 5, 199421DCity attacked by CleonRaymond Hamel

2 results for SPARTA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 17, 2013cryptic20DOld warring faction of Greece back at talks (6)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Apr 11, 2004cryptic21DSmall section atop a Greek city-state (6)Fraser Simpson

99 results for SPARTA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Aug 10, 199319DLacedaemonBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun Jan 24, 199374DCity in LaconiaJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Apr 22, 19926DLacedaemonJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wed Mar 25, 199224ACity in Ga. or GreeceStanley GlassMaleska
Thu Sep 12, 199110DResort in N.C.Margaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Wed Aug 28, 199148DPeloponnesian War participantGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Feb 24, 1991111ACapital of LaconiaArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Mon Jul 23, 19905DAncient Greek rival of AthensPeter SwiftMaleska
Fri May 4, 199048AAncient Peloponnesian stateWalter CovellMaleska
Wed Mar 28, 19901DLacedaemonCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sat Nov 12, 198841APeloponnesian city-stateDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tue Sep 6, 198847ACity in ancient LaconiaWhittenMaleska
Fri Aug 26, 198851ALacedaemonRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Mon Jun 6, 19887DLaconians' capitalWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Mar 13, 198845DLacedaemonPeter SwiftMaleska
Fri Jan 22, 198810DLaconian capitalJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tue Sep 29, 198755ALacedaemonR. S. JonesMaleska
Tue Apr 14, 19879DAncient rival of AthensShirley SolowayMaleska
Sun Sep 7, 198612AIts lawgiver was LycurgusBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Jun 8, 198628ALaconian capitalBarry L. CohenMaleska
Tue May 20, 198650ARival of AthensEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Dec 24, 19855DRival of AthensWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sat Jun 8, 198545DLacedaemonLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Tue Jan 8, 198548DAncient Laconian cityWhittenMaleska
Sat Dec 8, 198453ALacedaemonAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Sun Jul 22, 198488DLaconian capitalMildred ChurchMaleska
Sat Jun 23, 19849DNeighbor of La Crosse, Wis.I. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wed Jun 13, 198443ALacedaemonFerreiraMaleska
Fri May 18, 19846DWhere Agis ruledEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Dec 9, 19834DModern Laconian capitalSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Wed Nov 30, 19839DLaconian powerWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Oct 2, 198321ALacedaemonRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Jul 10, 198386DAncient capital of LaconiaJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Thu Mar 3, 198346AAncient capital of LaconiaDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 198118DCapital of LaconiaE.T.M.Maleska
Tue Jan 27, 198143DAncient capital of LaconiaChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sat Oct 18, 198047AAncient rival of AthensGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Tue Aug 12, 198019DPeloponnesian cityJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Jul 22, 197990AAncient capital of LaconiaAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Mar 18, 1979102AGreek city-stateDavid J. Pohl & John M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Jul 16, 197850DLeonidas' cityMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sat Jun 17, 197834ALacedaemonTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Sep 11, 1977117AAchaean League memberAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 197711AAthens's rivalHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sun May 29, 197714DLaconian capitalJoseph J. La FauciMaleska
Sun Oct 3, 19767ALacedaemonBert RosenfieldWeng
Sat Jan 17, 197610DHelot's landWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Nov 30, 197527DHelot's homeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Dec 14, 197447AHelot's homeElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Sun Feb 3, 197463DGreek cityBert KruseWeng
Sun Apr 8, 19735AGreek cityRonald HirschfeldWeng
Sun Dec 10, 197291DHome for LeonidasA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Aug 29, 197115ACity of GreeceJohn WilligWeng
Sat Jul 3, 19715DLaconian capitalUnknownWeng
Sat May 29, 19719DHelot's homeUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 22, 197058AAncient city-stateLouise EarnestWeng
Sat May 31, 19697DLacedaemon.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Thu Feb 22, 196845DWhere Leonidas reigned.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 196740DGreek city-state.Arnold MossFarrar
Tue Mar 8, 196650AAncient capital of Laconia.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 19, 19651ALaconia's capital.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 196562DGreek city-state.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Sat Sep 12, 19647ACapital of Laconia.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 8, 196347AAncient rival of Athens.Michael DubinFarrar
Fri Dec 28, 19621ACity-state of ancient Greece.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Mon Aug 6, 19621APowerful city-state of 500 B.C.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 1, 196113DLacedaemon.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 23, 196155AStoried Grecian city.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 12, 196148DAncient Greek city.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 7, 196114DCapital of Laconia.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 196110DCity on the Eurotas.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Jun 22, 1958117ACity in Wisconsin.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Jan 13, 195850ARival of Athens.Helen DelparFarrar
Sat Mar 9, 195747DCapital of ancient Laconia.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Oct 28, 19567ACity SW of Corinth.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 21, 19561DLycurgus' state.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Oct 4, 19553DLeonidas' land.Herbert LisleFarrar
Sat Jun 4, 195545ACleomenes' land.Marian MoeserFarrar
Sat May 21, 195558AAncient city.Isaac KertFarrar
Fri Mar 26, 195410DRival of Athens.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Jan 1, 195411DCity of Stoics.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 26, 195340DAlly of Athens at Thermopylae.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Oct 21, 195121DStoic Greek nation of old.J. L. WilkinsonFarrar
Fri Oct 5, 195142AHistoric city of Greece.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Aug 22, 195146DAthens' rival.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 21, 195120AHistoric Greek city.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 195198DWhere Cleomenes was king.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Mon Mar 5, 19511AAncient rival of Athens.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 10, 195074ALand of stoic Greeks.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Sep 4, 19491ALycurgus' home town.William Spaar Jr.Farrar
Sun Mar 13, 194990ACity-state of ancient Greece.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Sep 12, 194846DCity in Georgia.J. P. WordenFarrar
Sun Jan 18, 194852DLacedaemon.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Jul 21, 194693DTown in S. Greece.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 194468ALegendary kingdom of Menelaus.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Apr 23, 1944107AGrecian town.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sun Apr 2, 194496DWhere the Helots lived.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun May 23, 1943100DGreek city.George BucklerFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 194227AFormerly chief city of Peloponnesus.Louis BaronFarrar