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24 results for SPHINX

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Sep 12, 200622ATourist attraction near GizaJames R. Leeds
Thu Dec 22, 200532AInscrutable oneElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Aug 15, 200549ALandmark near the pyramids of GizaLynn Lempel
Fri Aug 27, 19991AIt's worn in 27-DownJoe DiPietro
Thu Mar 24, 199421ARiddler of oldA.J. Santora

1 result for SPHINX from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 9, 2006acrosticJMythical beast whose name means "strangler"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

18 results for SPHINX from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Oct 21, 19854DHawkmothFrank GearyMaleska
Sat Dec 10, 198365ALandmark in 1 AcrossJoe ClonickMaleska
Sat Apr 17, 19828DMysterious oneJim ModneyMaleska
Thu Jul 20, 197843DEnigmatic oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Jan 7, 197552AInscrutable oneWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Sep 30, 197361DUnfathomable personJack LuzzattoWeng
Sun May 6, 197315AEnigmatic oneFrances HansenWeng
Wed Sep 23, 19705DEnigmatic oneUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 20, 197030AEnigmatic personUnknownWeng
Mon May 26, 196910DEnigmatic one.UnknownWeng
Tue Oct 22, 196829AHuge statue near Giza.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 29, 196821AEnigma.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 19, 196810DInscrutable one.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 196520DInscrutable one.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thu Aug 26, 196520AInscrutable one.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 7, 196017ASymbol of mystery.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 20, 19597DColossal figure at Gaza.Louise RabbFarrar
Fri Apr 2, 195436AStructure at El Giza, Egypt.Thomas MeekinFarrar