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214 Results for SWAN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, July 23, 201779D___ songCaleb Madison
Monday, February 13, 201765AWhat the Ugly Duckling becameBrent Sverdloff and Michael Blake
Monday, May 30, 201670AThe Ugly Duckling, actuallyDavid Woolf
Wednesday, May 11, 201644AA cygnet is a baby onePawel Fludzinski
Monday, July 20, 201567AGraceful avian swimmerJohn Westwig
Tuesday, May 12, 201516AWord before dive or songPaul Hunsberger
Tuesday, December 30, 201472ABird in a Hans Christian Andersen taleJeffrey Wechsler
Tuesday, September 16, 201464AUgly Duckling, eventually (3)Gary Cee
Wednesday, June 11, 201410APen, e.g. (2)Ian Livengood
Sunday, April 20, 201417DGraceful trumpeterElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, September 27, 201342DPavlova portrayed one over 4,000 timesPeter A. Collins
Monday, November 21, 201125DPond swimmerPeter A. Collins
Sunday, August 7, 201184DZeus' disguise when fathering Helen of TroyTony Orbach and Janie Smulyan
Thursday, July 28, 201110A"___ Lake" (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, July 26, 201160DBird in a bevy (2)Michael Black
Thursday, September 2, 201034DConstellation next to the Dragon, with "the"Patrick Blindauer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, July 20, 201058DTrumpeting birdEd Sessa
Saturday, July 25, 200928ATrumpeter with a prominent neckVictor Fleming
Saturday, May 24, 200824DKind of song (2)Charles Barasch
Monday, January 7, 200836AGraceful swimmerLynn Lempel
Sunday, October 7, 200782DPark lake denizen (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Monday, August 6, 200750DUgly duckling, eventually (3)Allan E. Parrish
Saturday, February 24, 200751ASymbol of gracefulnessByron Walden
Saturday, December 2, 20065DSweet ___ of Avon (epithet for Shakespeare)Bob Klahn
Saturday, September 2, 200644DPen, e.g. (2)Mel Rosen
Monday, April 24, 200632D"___ Lake" (2)Lynn Lempel
Friday, May 20, 200518AZeus, in another formHarvey Estes
Monday, April 18, 200554DBird on a lakeRobert Dillman
Thursday, March 3, 200533AEpitome of graceByron Walden
Wednesday, February 2, 20051A    Exemplar of grace (2)Richard Leva and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, June 15, 200445DLong-necked birdNancy Kavanaugh
Tuesday, May 11, 200420AUgly Duckling, in realityLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Friday, January 30, 200428DPen with eggsManny Nosowsky
Sunday, October 5, 2003113APavlova portrayalRichard Silvestri
Thursday, September 25, 200314ABird in a bevy (2)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, August 10, 2003112DWhooper, e.g.Cathy Millhauser
Tuesday, August 5, 200352DE. B. White's "The Trumpet of the ___"D. J. DeChristopher
Wednesday, September 26, 200165ATrumpeter in the parkStephen Budiansky
Saturday, April 14, 200151ALohengrin, the Knight of the ___Rich Norris
Tuesday, April 10, 200158DPark lake denizen (2)Kevin McCann
Wednesday, September 27, 200063DUgly Duckling, eventually (3)Fred Piscop
Sunday, April 9, 200079DKind of song (2)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, March 5, 2000107AExemplar of grace (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Monday, August 30, 199952DBeautiful swimmerMargaret Watson
Tuesday, August 3, 199933DKind of diveDave Tuller
Saturday, February 6, 199956DCertain trumpeterBob Klahn and Martin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, February 1, 199928AGraceful birdDorothy Smitonick
Thursday, October 8, 199853AMajestic swimmerAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, October 30, 199734DPen that swimsCathy Millhauser
Saturday, June 14, 199718A"I will play the ___, and die in music": EmiliaA. J. Santora
Monday, April 1, 199637DUgly duckling, ultimatelyF. Piscop
Sunday, July 23, 199568ANorthern constellation, with "the"Fran & Lou Sabin
Tuesday, March 14, 199550AGottfried, in "Lohengrin"Bob Klahn
Sunday, March 12, 199532DUgly Duckling, actuallyCharles M. Deber

3 results for SWAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
January 9, 2011diagramless71AA young one is called a cygnetMike Nothnagel
March 28, 2004diagramless59DSymbol of graceBrendan Emmett Quigley
November 26, 2000diagramless45ACommon ice sculpturePeter Gordon

157 results for SWAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 8, 199326AZeus, as seen by LedaMel TaubTaub
Sunday, November 1, 1992114ACertain trumpeterCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Monday, October 19, 199257DKind of diveMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, April 13, 19929AThe ugly ducklingSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, March 14, 199235DKind of diveChristy RidleyMaleska
Wednesday, November 27, 199112DTchaikovsky's "___ Lake"Patricia A. CevaalMaleska
Monday, November 25, 19916AMatured cygnetSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, November 5, 199113DConstellation CygnusMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Saturday, August 31, 199154DType of diveKenneth WitteMaleska
Monday, August 19, 199131DCygnetArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Monday, July 29, 19911DBallet birdVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thursday, April 4, 19911DOne of Zeus's disguisesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, March 6, 199153DTrumpeter, e.g.Nancy JolineMaleska
Thursday, November 15, 199015ABird portrayed by PavlovaEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, May 31, 199010ABirdKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Thursday, January 25, 19909ACob or penWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, September 10, 198966DVariety of neckBert H. KruseMaleska
Wednesday, April 19, 198960DTchaikovsky's "___ Lake"Michael A. RampinoMaleska
Monday, October 3, 198810ACob or penVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thursday, July 7, 198843DGraceful birdMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, January 24, 198878DPen or cobMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, November 19, 198725ABallet birdLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, May 28, 198733DGrown cygnetMary C. WhittenMaleska
Sunday, August 3, 1986113DPitcher Craig ___Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, July 12, 198610AConstellation CygnusLauferMaleska
Wednesday, May 28, 198657DDuck's relativeJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, October 20, 198579DTrumpeterJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, October 4, 19858AOne of Zeus's disguisesDaniel GirardiMaleska
Monday, September 23, 198569AUgly duckling's metamorphosisJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, July 6, 198558DOne of Zeus's disguisesMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, November 5, 19833DKind of songRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, September 8, 198346DCob or penWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, May 7, 198354DBallet birdNancy McCarthyMaleska
Monday, April 4, 198361ATrumpeter ___Frank GearyMaleska
Saturday, August 29, 198149DRole for PavlovaJohn FinchMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 198195ABallet lakeJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Saturday, March 28, 198126AKind of diveWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, January 1, 198151DType of diveC. J. AngioMaleska
Tuesday, April 15, 198047DCygnetJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, December 30, 1979124AType of dive or songE.T.M.Maleska
Sunday, October 14, 197938DWater birdMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tuesday, October 9, 197924AKind of songHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, August 22, 197947DShakespeare, "Sweet ___ of Avon"Timothy HoyMaleska
Sunday, August 19, 1979113DCygnetRonald FriedmanMaleska
Saturday, March 17, 197966A"The ___," Grace Kelly filmHugh McElroyMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 197857AKind of diveAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, June 12, 197855AType of song or diveAnn JenkinsMaleska
Sunday, June 11, 1978103ABallet subjectStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, January 1, 1978110DDisguise for ZeusFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, October 30, 197786DBird with a trumpetA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, April 28, 197726DThe Ugly DucklingAnn JenkinsMaleska
Friday, March 18, 197713DSymbol of graceJames A. BrusselMaleska
Friday, October 15, 197610D___ songJim PlacknerWeng
Tuesday, October 5, 197656DBallet lakeReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Thursday, August 26, 197629DSong or LakeJean J. DavisonWeng
Wednesday, June 16, 197652DDive or songDennis ListortWeng
Sunday, March 28, 197685AKind of songRuth N. SchultzWeng
Tuesday, March 16, 19761DKind of songManny MillerWeng
Friday, March 5, 19766D"___ Lake"Sophie FiermanWeng
Monday, September 15, 197515ABallet birdDennis ListortWeng
Monday, July 21, 197546DKind of diveDeborah YorkWeng
Saturday, June 14, 197552D"___ Lake" balletRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sunday, February 17, 197484ALake or diveElaine D. SchorrWeng
Friday, February 1, 197465AKind of songJames A. BrusselWeng
Monday, October 29, 197351DKind of song or diveUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 5, 197333DKind of songBarbara GillisWeng
Wednesday, June 13, 197339ACob, e.g.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 26, 197248DSibelius's "___ of Tuonela"UnknownWeng
Saturday, December 23, 197241ABird portrayed by PavlovaUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 3, 1972147A"Leda and the ___"Elmer ToroWeng
Thursday, July 13, 197263ACobUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 26, 1972106DKind of diveGladys V. MillerWeng
Sunday, September 12, 197154DCygnusGuido N. ScaratoWeng
Sunday, February 7, 197116A"Lohengrin" birdDan GirardiWeng
Tuesday, January 5, 197114DDive or songUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 1, 197061DGraceful birdUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 16, 197055D___ songUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 21, 197039ASweet-singing poetUnknownWeng
Friday, December 26, 196939ACob or pen.UnknownWeng
Friday, October 31, 196924DKind of dive.UnknownWeng
Monday, July 21, 196956ABird of ballet.UnknownWeng
Friday, July 4, 196951DCygnus.UnknownWeng
Friday, January 10, 196931ACygnus.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 1, 1968119AWaterfowlW. A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, October 20, 196839ACobJack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, October 7, 19686AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 4, 196848APoet's poet.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 19, 19671AKind of song.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Friday, May 26, 196747DType of dive.George LaczkoFarrar
Tuesday, February 7, 196728DGliding bird.Louis SabinFarrar
Monday, October 17, 196642DCob or pen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 20, 196647DBird.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 31, 196549ABallet role.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 196556AKind of song.Anne FoxFarrar
Wednesday, January 27, 19651ACob or pen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 20, 196415DBird.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, July 4, 196462ATrumpeter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 10, 196487AGrace Kelly movie (with "The").Christine ValenceFarrar
Monday, March 9, 196422DWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 24, 196428ACygnus.George LaczkoFarrar
Tuesday, November 12, 196313D"___ Lake."Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wednesday, August 14, 196365ACygnet.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 3, 19636AStately bird.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 12, 19626AStately bird.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 3, 196240D"___ Lake."UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 17, 196232DTrumpeter.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 2, 196213DWhite bird.Macon ReedFarrar
Tuesday, January 16, 19621DConstellation Cygnus.Madeline CorseFarrar
Friday, July 7, 196125DType of dive.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 8, 19611ALarge water bird.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 1, 196057AMusically famous lake.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 29, 196071AGrace Kelly role in Molnar play.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 18, 196057AAquatic bird.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 12, 196018DConstellation Cygnus.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 28, 19606AWater bird.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, January 25, 196038DForm assumed by Zeus.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 22, 195946ATrumpeter.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, July 22, 195937DCygnet.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Saturday, February 14, 195933ACousin to duck or goose.Edward CansteinFarrar
Wednesday, December 31, 195867AWater bird.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 2, 19584D"___ Lake."Madeline CorseFarrar
Sunday, August 3, 195840DCygnus.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 195874AType of dive.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, June 11, 19585ACygnus.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Sunday, November 3, 195785DWater bird.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 195737AType of dive.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, July 7, 195743AType of dive.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, June 5, 195719ABallerina's prototype.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, May 16, 19574D"___ Lake."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 12, 1957116AGottfried's magic form.Marion MoeserFarrar
Friday, April 19, 195726DWater bird.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, February 9, 195649A___ dive.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 18, 195542ABird.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, October 5, 195526DWater bird.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, September 17, 195513D___ song.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, August 28, 19556AThe Ugly Duckling.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, June 4, 195545DWater bird.Marian MoeserFarrar
Monday, January 24, 195548AWater bird.Richard E. LawlorFarrar
Sunday, November 7, 195499ATrumpeter ___.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 1954121DBird.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, January 23, 195434ACygnet.Israel GitterFarrar
Sunday, December 20, 1953122ABlack ___, a great rarity.Sam LakeFarrar
Monday, September 7, 195347DFancy dive.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Monday, August 31, 19535DWater bird.Edward BucklerFarrar
Saturday, June 6, 195318AOne of Zeus' disguises.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, December 15, 195271ACygnet.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 20, 19525AAvonian bird.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 16, 195228DKind of song.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 5, 195230DLohengrin’s boat.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 2, 1951151AIt draws Lohengrin's boat.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, September 27, 195159DSymbol of Lohengrin.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 3, 195169AEmulated Eleanor Holm.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, January 15, 195158AStately bird.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, March 19, 1950113A"The Ugly Duckling."Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sunday, April 20, 194756AGraceful one.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, November 3, 1946106DWhat the Ugly Duckling is.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 28, 194387A"Sweet ___ of Avon."—Jonson.Bert StoreyFarrar

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