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180 results for UKE

78 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sunday, February 18, 201827DHula accompaniment, for shortElizabeth A. Long
Wednesday, March 8, 201740DMaui music maker, informallyPaula Gamache
Friday, August 12, 20164DInstrument that's cradled, for shortKelly Clark
Tuesday, July 5, 201616AHawaiian instrument, for short (3)Jules Markey
Tuesday, March 29, 201651ALuau instrument, informally (6)Peter A. Collins
Thursday, March 24, 201641DHawaiian instrument, informally (2)David Liben-Nowell and Tom Pepper
Saturday, January 30, 201611DIt might be picked for a songSamuel A. Donaldson and Brad Wilber
Tuesday, August 25, 201537DHawaiian instrument, informally (2)John E. Bennett
Sunday, December 28, 201415DLuau stapleJoe Krozel
Wednesday, September 10, 201423D"Aloha Oe" instrument, for shortJim Peredo
Wednesday, August 27, 201461DRelative of a cuatro, informallyGareth Bain and David Poole
Sunday, June 8, 2014120ADon Ho played itPatrick Berry
Wednesday, April 16, 201465DMaui music-maker (3)Michael Dewey
Monday, January 27, 201422DHawaiian strings, for shortJames Tuttle
Wednesday, January 1, 201462DInstrument for 36-Across, informallyPeter A. Collins
Tuesday, November 12, 201345DLanai stringsMike Doran
Wednesday, September 25, 201337ALuau instrument, informally (6)Victor Fleming and Bonnie L. Gentry
Wednesday, July 10, 201326DTiny Tim's strings, for shortEd Sessa
Sunday, June 30, 201365DDon Ho's instrument, informallyAlex Vratsanos and Jeff Chen
Wednesday, June 19, 201360AHI-strung instrument? (2)Richard F. Mausser
Monday, May 13, 201364DLuau instrument, informally (6)Allan E. Parrish
Monday, January 14, 201317AHawaiian music maker, informallySteve Salmon
Monday, August 20, 201228DHawaiian instrument, for short (3)Robert Cirillo
Thursday, August 2, 201237ASomething you might pick in HawaiiXan Vongsathorn
Thursday, July 19, 201247DLuau accompanimentAlan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, January 31, 201237AIsland instrument, brieflyDoug Peterson
Sunday, January 29, 2012109AIt's picked in the PacificIan Livengood
Wednesday, April 27, 201163DIsland strings (3)William I. Johnston
Monday, March 21, 201139ALuau instrument, informally (6)Patrick Blindauer and Steve Salitan
Friday, March 18, 201154DMarilyn Monroe played one in "Some Like It Hot"Patrick Merrell
Monday, March 14, 201157D"Tip-Toe Thru' the Tulips With Me" instrument (3)Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, November 28, 201065DIt's picked in MauiJeremy Newton
Saturday, September 11, 201020AWhat a lei person might pick?Brad Wilber
Wednesday, February 17, 201032DIt has four strings, in briefElizabeth A. Long
Saturday, December 5, 200941AArthur Godfrey played it (2)Brad Wilber
Wednesday, September 30, 200916AArthur Godfrey's instrument, informallyKevin G. Der
Friday, May 15, 200931A"Tip-Toe Thru' the Tulips With Me" instrument (3)Xan Vongsathorn
Thursday, April 2, 200962DHI-strung instrument? (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, June 10, 200861ALuau instrument, informally (6)Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, April 1, 200831DHawaiian instrument, for short (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, March 9, 200830AStrummed instrumentPatrick Berry
Saturday, February 16, 200835DIsland entertainerTony Orbach
Monday, January 8, 200728DInstrument making HI notes?Harriet Clifton
Monday, October 2, 200660ALuau instrument, informally (6)Harvey Estes
Wednesday, April 5, 200655DHawaiian strings (2)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, October 23, 200591AFretted stringsDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, September 14, 200543AArthur Godfrey played it (2)David Elfman
Tuesday, September 13, 200534ALuau stringsStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Wednesday, March 23, 200556DIsland strings (3)Mike Shenk
Sunday, January 2, 200548DFour-stringerPatrick Merrell
Sunday, February 29, 200419AIsland strings (3)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, December 14, 200346ATiny Tim played itElizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, October 11, 20033DIt has strings attachedRobert H. Wolfe
Sunday, July 27, 200385ACousin of a mandolinMichael Grudzielanek
Thursday, April 24, 200339DIt's plucked in PolynesiaPaula Gamache
Tuesday, March 4, 200342DHawaiian strings (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Friday, August 2, 20028DAccompaniment for some folk musicElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, June 20, 200224AHula accompanimentSteve Jones
Sunday, November 11, 200144DIt gets picked in HawaiiJoe DiPietro
Sunday, October 14, 200125AIt comes with strings attachedElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, September 18, 200120A14-Across instrumentJay Livingston
Thursday, July 26, 20017DTiny Tim instrumentManny Nosowsky
Monday, May 28, 200130DInstrument that's strummedGregory E. Paul
Wednesday, October 18, 200059DIt's picked in HawaiiThomas W. Schier
Thursday, June 8, 200039DMaui music maker (3)Mark Diehl
Monday, March 6, 200043A"Tip-Toe Thru the Tulips With Me" instrument (3)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, September 3, 19987DPlucked instrumentManny Nosowsky
Sunday, June 21, 1998115DIsland guitarJim Page
Sunday, May 31, 1998120DStrummer's instrumentCathy Millhauser
Sunday, March 29, 1998117DSmall music-makerRobert H. Wolfe
Tuesday, May 6, 19979DLuau instrumentBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, January 28, 199767DHawaiian music makerE. C. Gorski
Saturday, August 31, 199626A"A Song of Old Hawaii" accompanimentG. Petgrave
Tuesday, February 20, 199663AArthur Godfrey played oneD. Trombley
Monday, July 10, 199523AArthur Godfrey instrumentSidney L. Robbins
Friday, June 30, 199512DMaui music maker (3)Rich Norris
Thursday, March 2, 19954DLuau entertainerRaymond Hamel
Friday, July 1, 199412DMaui stringsMel Taub

5 results for UKE from Variety puzzles.

January 14, 2018diagramless45AMaui strings, in briefPaula Gamache
September 14, 2014diagramless38ALuau strings, informallyFred Piscop
November 2, 2008diagramless71DTiny Tim played itPatrick Blindauer
June 18, 2006panda5DReb followerMel Taub
February 22, 1998diagramless22DTiny Tim played oneFrank Longo

97 results for UKE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, August 4, 199360DStringed instrument, for shortBonnie S. PrystowskyMaleska
Friday, April 2, 199332AInstr. for Don HoEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, February 21, 199323DOahu instr.Bert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, December 21, 19924DHaw. instrumentJeff HerringtonMaleska
Friday, November 6, 199260ALuau instr.Manny NosowskyMaleska
Sunday, March 29, 199264ALuau instr.Ernst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, October 13, 199180ALuau instr.Ernst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, January 23, 199136AGodfrey instrumentVirginia ButlerMaleska
Tuesday, February 13, 199020ASmall guitar, for shortArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Thursday, August 24, 198941AGuitar's rel.Louis SabinMaleska
Sunday, November 27, 198872ALuau instr.Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wednesday, July 20, 198844AHaw. instrumentCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Thursday, July 7, 198846AHaw. instrumentMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Friday, May 6, 198834DGodfrey strummed oneBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, August 4, 198738AGee-tar's cousinBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, June 13, 198716AHaw. instrumentPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, April 19, 198730DMusical instr.Bert H. KruseMaleska
Friday, December 26, 198630AGodfrey's instr.Lois SidwayMaleska
Friday, March 14, 198652AHaw. guitarJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, March 8, 198652AHilo music makerPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 198478ACousin of a "gee-tar"William LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, June 1, 198122AIsland music maker, for shortRaeMaleska
Tuesday, September 2, 19807DCousin of a gee-tarC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, April 26, 198010DHawaiian guitar, for shortJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, April 9, 197943DKona instrumentArnold MossMaleska
Wednesday, March 14, 197962DLuau instrument, for shortMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wednesday, June 28, 197839AOahu instrument, for shortHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, January 29, 197849AGee-tar's cousinJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Wednesday, January 11, 19782DInstrument, for shortFrank GearyMaleska
Friday, December 23, 197746DCousin of a "gee-tar"Raymond F. EisnerMaleska
Saturday, April 16, 197723ACousin of a "gee-tar"Samuel H. BarkanMaleska
Tuesday, January 18, 197745ASmall instrumentJean ReedWeng
Wednesday, January 28, 19764DMusic makerSteeleWeng
Wednesday, October 1, 19758DHilo instrumentMarie WestWeng
Saturday, February 8, 197541AMusic makerHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, August 25, 197437DMusic makerJack WherryWeng
Sunday, May 5, 197476DMusical instr.Louis C. Mandes Jr.Weng
Sunday, December 30, 197343ABanjo's relative, for shortFrances HansenWeng
Wednesday, March 18, 197041DIsland instrumentUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 15, 197050DLuau music makerFrank NosoffWeng
Sunday, March 1, 1970122ALuau instrumentA. J. SantoraWeng
Friday, November 21, 19699DHula accompaniment.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 18, 196935DLuau accompaniment.UnknownWeng
Sunday, February 16, 1969100DMusical instrumentHume R. CraftWeng
Saturday, December 14, 196835AStrummer's instrument.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 2, 19689DLuau feature.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 27, 196725ALuau instrument.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 13, 196728DLuau feature.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Friday, August 4, 196747AStrummer's instrument.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Sunday, May 21, 19677DSmall guitar.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Monday, April 24, 196745DMusic-maker.Dorothy BauerFarrar
Saturday, December 24, 196659DRelative of 24 Down, for short.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 4, 19663DLuau instrument.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 27, 196645AStrummer's instrument.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 23, 196636ALuau item.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 19, 196638AMusic-maker.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 12, 196532AInstrument, for short.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, February 4, 196552AWhat anyone can play.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 15, 196450ALuau item.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 26, 19647DLuau instrument.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 24, 196415DHawaiian instrument.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 196382DSmall guitar.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Monday, November 5, 196241AHawaiian guitar.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 21, 196226DGuitar of sorts.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, March 22, 196222ASomething to strum.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 27, 196134DMusic maker.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 16, 196167AMusic maker.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, April 4, 196136AMusical instrument, for short.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 19, 1961135AHawaiian instrument, for short.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, February 20, 196123AMusic maker.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 25, 196034DInstrument, for short.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 6, 195957DMusic-maker.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 7, 195952DInstrument at a luau.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, March 4, 19599DStrummer's instrument.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, November 17, 19588DStrummer's instrument.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 28, 195740AMusic maker.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 1956100AFour-stringed instrument.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Saturday, December 31, 195526AMusical instrument: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 2, 19554DMusic-maker.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, June 20, 195539AInstrument: Colloq.Thomas VarnerFarrar
Thursday, March 17, 195525AStrummer's instrument.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 23, 195451DHula accompaniment.Marian MoeserFarrar
Monday, September 13, 195453AFour-stringed instrument.Elsie BishopFarrar
Monday, September 6, 195439AStrummer's instrument.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thursday, August 12, 195456DStringed instrument, for short.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, October 31, 195358DMusic-maker.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, October 26, 195351AStrummer's instrument.D. B. ChapmanFarrar
Wednesday, April 29, 195326DAmateur's favorite instrument.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Tuesday, March 3, 195334DMusic maker.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, February 11, 195354AStrummer’s instrument.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tuesday, January 27, 195339AKin of the guitar: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 9, 195234AMusic maker.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 17, 195237AGodfrey strums it.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 24, 1952117AGodfrey music-maker.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, July 14, 19515DArthur Godfrey's music-maker.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 11, 195176AGodfrey's instrument.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, February 4, 195161DMusical instrument.Jack LuzzattoFarrar