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100 results for SYRIA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Apr 29, 201820ACountry whose capital lent its name to a fabricPeter Wentz
Mon Dec 11, 201747ANeighbor of JordanBrian Thomas
Fri Sep 29, 201751DHome to RaqqaDamon Gulczynski
Thu Feb 16, 201734DCivil war locale beginning in 2011Keith Redwine
Tue May 24, 20164DOrigin of much 2015-16 emigrationJonathan Gersch
Wed Feb 11, 201555DHalf of the United Arab Republic (2)Will Treece
Wed Aug 20, 201442ALand on the eastern MediterraneanZhouqin Burnikel
Tue Jun 17, 201456DGulf War ally (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Tue Mar 12, 201344DHome of DamascusBruce Sutphin and Neville Fogarty
Sun Dec 18, 201154AFirst Arab country to have sanctions imposed on it by the Arab LeaguePatrick Merrell
Sun May 15, 201188ADamascene's homelandCathy Allis
Mon Oct 11, 201052DNeighbor of Israel (4)Robert Fisher
Fri Feb 6, 200949AModern home of ancient EblaFrederick J. Healy
Tue Jan 13, 200967ANeighbor of Israel (4)Daniel Kantor and Jay Kaskel
Sat Dec 23, 200636DIts flag has two green stars (2)Myles Callum
Tue Nov 14, 200621DHalf of the United Arab Republic (2)Sarah Keller
Wed Aug 2, 200625ATurkey neighborHarvey Estes
Sun Apr 17, 2005110AIts flag has two green stars (2)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Oct 8, 200421AModern part of the ancient Hittite empireJoe DiPietro
Tue Dec 23, 200320ANeighbor of Israel (4)Mike Torch
Mon Dec 30, 200241DNeighbor of Israel (4)Gregory E. Paul
Wed Dec 11, 200228DMideast landAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Feb 3, 2002129AOne of the Levant StatesRichard Silvestri
Fri Aug 31, 200148DPiaster production placeElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Oct 29, 200092AWhere piasters are currencyKaren Hodge
Wed Jul 19, 200030DBashar Assad's landPhilip Lew
Tue May 16, 200057DDamascus's landPeter Gordon
Thu Aug 20, 199830DAleppo's land (2)Harvey Estes
Sun Mar 1, 1998100DNeighbor of Turkey (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Aug 28, 199716DSite of ancient PalmyraShannon Burns
Sun Aug 10, 19972DAleppo's land (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Fri Feb 7, 199755AAl-Assad's landR. Norris
Wed Sep 18, 199627AModern locale of ancient PalmyraD. J. Kahn
Fri Nov 10, 199545DIsrael-Turkey separatorBryant White
Sun Aug 27, 199539DGulf war ally (2)Martin Schneider
Sun May 28, 199585DNeighbor of Turkey (2)Matt Gaffney

2 results for SYRIA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 15, 2004cryptic6DRay is moving Jordan's neighbor (5)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Oct 13, 2002cryptic6ARecalled spacious southern country (5)Trip Payne

62 results for SYRIA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jul 25, 199352AWhere Homs isJacques LiwerMaleska
Sat Dec 26, 198771ADamascus locusJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Feb 11, 198741DA neighbor of JordanMary C. WhittenMaleska
Thu Aug 14, 19865DMiddle Eastern republicWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Oct 9, 198552DAleppo is hereLois SidwayMaleska
Sat May 25, 19859DArab countryGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Apr 14, 198562AHoms is hereBert H. KruseMaleska
Sat Nov 10, 198432DMideast landRobert KatzMaleska
Fri Oct 12, 198414DSite of LatakiaWilliam CoburnMaleska
Fri Mar 23, 198456ADamascus is its capitalJoan WhitmanMaleska
Sat Sep 19, 198141DAleppo's landWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Mar 6, 198069AIts capital is DamascusC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Oct 22, 197925DDamascus is its capitalBrumbauchMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 197919AAssad's domainJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Apr 16, 197931DAssad's countrySamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Wed Feb 7, 197943ANeighbor of IraqC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Dec 27, 197729DWhere Aleppo isWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Dec 4, 1977139AArab landA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Aug 4, 197746ANeighbor of LebanonBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Fri Jul 1, 197742AWhere Aleppo isAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Wed Feb 9, 197739AMideast countrySamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Thu Aug 26, 197645AIsrael's neighborJean J. DavisonWeng
Mon Sep 29, 197530DAleppo's countryViolet GaleWeng
Sun Jun 1, 197593DAleppo's landFrances HansenWeng
Sat Dec 28, 197445AFormer U.A.R. memberThomas SheehanWeng
Sun Sep 22, 1974119AAsian landJordan S. LasherWeng
Sun Feb 10, 1974102DMideast countryJean J. DavisonWeng
Fri Nov 30, 197369ANeighbor of TurkeyUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 1, 197151AMideast landUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 19, 1970125DEx-member of U.A.R.Hume R. CraftWeng
Tue Jan 9, 196838AIsrael's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 1, 196740AJordan's neighbor.C. V. KingFarrar
Sun Jun 11, 1967132AWhere Latakia is.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Wed Sep 7, 196631DIraq's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 17, 196520ALevantine land.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 19, 196420AJordan's neighbor.Louise EarnestFarrar
Mon Apr 27, 196424AJordan's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 17, 196441AMember of U. A. R.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Dec 9, 196253DNear East country.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Sat Dec 2, 196148DLevantine land.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 8, 196013APart of U.A.R.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 27, 195927DWhere Latakia is.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Feb 16, 1958108DHome of the Druses.Arthur LewisFarrar
Wed Jan 23, 195727ATurkey's neighbor.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Oct 8, 19566DRepublic of Asia.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sun Feb 12, 195657AArab League member.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 195685DHome of the Druses.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Dec 18, 195533DNeighbor of Israel.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Sep 30, 195540ALevantine land.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 3, 195436DArab League member.John WilligFarrar
Thu Apr 15, 195434DScene of a recent revolution.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Tue Feb 16, 195419ALatakia is its seaport.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Mon Jan 4, 195440DRepublic south of Turkey.M. S. ManningFarrar
Wed Feb 25, 195332ARepublic in W. Asia.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 6, 195235AWhere Aleppo is.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 10, 195227ADamascus is its capital.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 9, 195116ARepublic south of Turkey.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 22, 195031ADamascus is its capital.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 20, 19476DMember of U. N. Security Council.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 1945123AFrench mandate, Near East.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 194487ADamascus is its capital.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Jun 13, 1943102AFrench mandate in the Levant.Joseph C. EmidyFarrar