ORAN is an answer for the NYT Crossword puzzle. Here you can get the history and usage for ORAN in NYT Crossword from 1994.

This "ORAN" answer was first appeared in "17 Jan 1994" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Algerian seaport (7)". It was authored by Sidney L. Robbins. Recently, the "ORAN" answer has been used for "3 Dec 2023" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Port city in Algeria". It was authored by Tracy Bennett. In the NYT Crossword, this answer has been used most frequently for the hint: "Algerian port (20)". "ORAN" appeared 84 times in Shortz Era puzzles. So lets take a look for clue and answer history of "ORAN" word.

Date Grid Clue Author
3 Dec 2023 16D Port city in Algeria Tracy Bennett
31 Mar 2020 44A Algerian port Christina Iverson and Ross Trudeau
11 Nov 2018 118A Algerian port Eric Berlin
22 Jun 2018 54D Algerian city where Camus’s “The Plague” is set Andrew Kingsley
1 Jun 2017 55D Part of the escape route in “Casablanca” Derek Bowman and Sarah Keller
26 Jul 2015 92A “Casablanca” escape route city Ellen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
29 Oct 2014 20A Port of Algeria Elizabeth C. Gorski
13 Apr 2014 68D Algerian port Dan Schoenholz
6 Sep 2013 2D Port where Camus set “The Plague” Brad Wilber and Doug Peterson
4 Feb 2013 41A Algerian port Randall J. Hartman
26 Nov 2012 66A Algerian port Ed Sessa
11 Oct 2012 9D Algeria’s second-largest city Byron Walden
28 Feb 2012 18A Port of Algeria Randall J. Hartman
21 Dec 2011 27D “The Plague” setting Ron and Nancy Byron
25 Jan 2011 46D Algerian port Randall J. Hartman
2 Jan 2011 84D Setting for Cervantes’s “El Gallardo Español” David Levinson Wilk
28 Sep 2010 28D Algerian port Michael Torch
20 May 2010 2D Escape route city in “Casablanca” Jim Hilger
5 Apr 2010 50D Algerian port Nancy Salomon
17 Jan 2010 18D Algerian port Cathy Allis
30 Jun 2009 15A North African port Steve Dobis
5 Jun 2009 52D North African harbor site Martin Ashwood-Smith
26 Mar 2009 14A North African city captured by the Allies in 1942 Edward Safran
20 Dec 2008 53D Birthplace of Yves Saint Laurent Brad Wilber
24 Jan 2008 6D Algerian port in “The Plague” Matt Ginsberg
15 Nov 2007 54D Algerian port Joe Krozel
19 Apr 2007 51D “The Plague” setting Henry Hook
23 Jan 2007 59D Algerian city Timothy Powell
3 Jul 2006 61A Algerian seaport Randall J. Hartman
18 May 2006 32A Camus’s birthplace Peter A. Collins
26 Apr 2006 33D Mediterranean port of a million Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
9 Nov 2005 16A “The Plague” city Ed Early
6 Nov 2005 9D North African port Elizabeth C. Gorski
20 Oct 2005 14A Setting for “The Plague” Manny Nosowsky
28 Sep 2005 39A North African port Randall J. Hartman
30 Jul 2005 24A Allied target of November 1942 Sherry O. Blackard
21 May 2005 21D Yves Saint Laurent’s birthplace Rich Norris
29 Oct 2004 24D Pivotal port in W.W. II Sherry O. Blackard
27 Oct 2004 8D Algerian port Nathaniel Weiss
29 Nov 2003 56A Port near Mascara Randolph Ross
22 Apr 2003 66A Algerian seaport Nancy Kavanaugh
1 Mar 2003 11D Port of a 1942 Allies landing Randolph Ross
2 Oct 2002 35D “The Plague” setting Eric Berlin
15 Sep 2002 21A Mediterranean port Fred Piscop
7 Jun 2002 44A Allied invasion site in W.W. II Manny Nosowsky
26 Apr 2002 33D Algerian port Manny Nosowsky
15 Feb 2002 55A Port captured by Allied forces in 1942 Sherry O. Blackard
9 Dec 2001 85A City WSW of Algiers Cathy Millhauser
6 Dec 2001 59A Mediterranean port Richard Silvestri
22 Nov 2001 14A Setting of “The Plague” Richard Silvestri
30 Sep 2001 36D Port east of Gibraltar Con Pederson
14 Oct 2000 43A Setting for Camus’s “The Stranger” Rich Norris
1 Oct 2000 30A Algeria’s second-biggest city Nancy Nicholson Joline
22 Jun 2000 68A Mediterranean port Robert B. Baker
25 Mar 2000 36D African city where Yves St. Laurent was born David J. Kahn
8 Feb 2000 55D Algerian port Fred Piscop
22 Dec 1999 22D Algerian port Richard Silvestri
19 Aug 1999 2D Setting for Camus’s “The Plague” Cathy Millhauser
10 Aug 1999 25A Algeria’s Gulf of ___ Brendan Emmett Quigley
28 Jul 1999 68A Algeria’s Gulf of ___ Manny Nosowsky
6 Jul 1999 55D Algerian seaport Arthur P. Stoliar
10 Jun 1999 56A Algerian port Adam G. Perl
5 Jun 1999 52A City captured by Allied forces, November 1942 Rich Norris
14 Sep 1998 36D Algerian port of 600,000 Gregory E. Paul
11 Aug 1998 17A Mediterranean seaport Randall J. Hartman
3 Jun 1998 14A Port of “The Plague” Karen Hodge
31 Oct 1997 47A City NW of Mascara Matt Gaffney
20 Feb 1997 33A Algerian port D. J. Kahn
2 Feb 1997 14D City WNW of Mascara R. Silvestri
15 Aug 1996 50D Mediterranean port S. B. Whitten
7 Jul 1996 11A Mediterranean port R. H. Wolfe
21 Apr 1996 60D French- and Arabic-speaking seaport M. Gaffney
31 Dec 1995 10D Algerian port Bob Klahn
25 Oct 1995 57D Algerian port Larry Nargi
11 Sep 1995 30D Algerian seaport Sidney L. Robbins
1 Aug 1995 55D Algerian seaport Jonathan Schmatzbach
21 May 1995 2D Port south of Cartagena Dean Niles
1 Apr 1995 24A Site of Camus’s “The Plague” Fred Piscop
22 Dec 1994 7D “The Plague” setting Stanley Newman
24 Nov 1994 31A Mediterranean port Fran and Lou Sabin
8 Nov 1994 14A Algerian seaport Richard Hughes
18 Sep 1994 109A Algerian port Merl Reagle
30 Jan 1994 59D Algerian port Alex K. Justin
17 Jan 1994 61A Algerian seaport Sidney L. Robbins

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