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Name That Tanna?

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Crossword-Tanna

Across

1. Some cats

5. Frum music star Alex

10. Great Tanna whose son was Rabbi Eliezer

14. Rabbi Yehuda ben ___

15. Less common

16. Sea eagles

17. Main Maverick

18. Low life? (alternate spelling)

19. Hot team

20. Vespasian granted him three wishes

22. Hip shape

24. Soil

25. Milk dispenser

26. Teen head of Sanhedrin

30. Greek earth goddess: Var.

32. Delhi wrap

33. It’s overhead

34. Schedule abbr.

37. Zohar scribe

42. “___ on my bed my limbs I lay”: Coleridge

43. TV’s Griffin

44. Place holders

45. Symbol of goodness

46. Father of 20-Across

49. What these Tannaim taught

52. Antiochus, e.g.

53. Game sites

55. See 20-Across

60. Holy food these men didn’t eat

61. In a crowd of

63. “The Miracle Maker”

64. Flight data, briefly

65. Burn slightly

66. Henry VIII’s second or fourth

67. Pastrami purveyor

68. More cunning

69. Red ___

 

Down

1. Neat

2. Hodgepodge

3. Cohn or Chagall

4. Punjabi believer

5. Head cases?

6. Hedy of film

7. Ain’t

8. Alternate title for the men in this puzzle

9. Extended periods

10. With 45-Down, Mishna scribe

11. Companion of Artemis

12. Bag

13. Banana oil, e.g.

21. Wood-dressing tool

23. Ecuador capital

26. In ___ (existing)

27. Cowardly Lion Bert

28. Buffalo’s county

29. Sharpshooter’s asset

30. Convert

31. Even one

33. Title for the men in this puzzle

34. Bangkok native

35. Rabbi Yehuda ben ___

36. They have a new building overlooking the Kotel

38. Where the Chief Rabbi of Nebraska lives

39. First word of Dante’s “Inferno”

40. Buddy

41. Bull’s-eye: Abbr.

45. See 10-Down

46. Pay back

47. Good comeback

48. ___heimers

49. Broken

50. Be bombastic

51. Kidney-related

52. Black

54. Be rude to

56. Measurement for the men in this puzzle

57. Bingo relative

58. “If it ___ broke …”

59. Angers

62. Measurement for the men in this puzzle

 

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