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Word Puzzles - People #2

Guess each short clue. Then combine the answers to create the full name of a person.
Combine the answers using sounds, not spelling
Enter the person's first AND last name
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Last updated: January 3, 2020
First submittedDecember 26, 2014
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Clue
Answer
Jolly old saint
Nick
His gift for the naughty
Coal
Type of gloves
Kid
Owner of a Y chromosome
Man
(Person)
Nicole Kidman
 
 
By any other name would
smell as sweet
Rose
What maple syrup is made from
Sap
Boxes suitable for holding
Moses's tablets
Arks
(Person)
Rosa Parks
 
 
Sentient computer from 2001
HAL
Robert E.
Lee
Type of fruit
Berry
(Person)
Halle Berry
 
 
Tennis player Evert
Chris
X, to a Roman mathematician
Ten
Soup alternative
Stew
What a witch has on her nose
Wart
(Person)
Kristen Stewart
 
 
Made a hole
Dug
Young Irish girl
Lass
Northernmost U.S. city over
10,000 people
Fairbanks
(Person)
Douglas Fairbanks
 
 
Place for old stuff
Attic
Swear
Cuss
Type of songbird
Finch
(Person)
Atticus Finch
 
 
Clue
Answer
Vice President Gore
Al
Magical mystery mode of
transportation
Bus
Weight for one hand
Dumbbell
Way to enter a building
Door
(Person)
Albus Dumbledore
 
 
Frodo had one
Ring
Poltergeist
Ghost
Elephant trap at La Brea
Tar
(Person)
Ringo Starr
 
 
Like Croesus
Rich
Leafy vegetable
Chard
Arid
Dry
To act like a baby who won't sleep
Fuss
(Person)
Richard Dreyfuss
 
 
What a good rapper has
Flow
Washing machine cycle
Rinse
The end is ____
Nigh
Adolescent
Teen
Strong wind
Gale
(Person)
Florence Nightingale
 
 
Unit of sunshine
Ray
What to do with white wine
before serving
Chill
Prostitution, gambling, etc...
Vice
(Person)
Rachel Weisz 
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level 84
Jan 5, 2015
Kudos on the cluing for including 'Magical' in Albus' puzzle. Very well done.
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level 78
Jan 19, 2015
don't usually like these "word puzzle" quizzes but this was kinda fun. Got 100%. I'm doing something a little bit similar just searching first to see if it had already been done before or not....
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level 76
Jan 24, 2015
Never heard of Rachel Weisz, that was the only one I missed, looked her up and still don't know who she is. Otherwise, I love these quizzes.
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level 77
Sep 19, 2015
Did you see the Mummy or The Mummy Returns? She played Evy (Evelyn).
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level 61
May 28, 2015
Hey! Nicholas doesn't work!
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level 78
Sep 19, 2015
I typed in Saint Nicholas, St Nicholas, Nicholas, Niklaus, Santa Claus, Sinterklaus.. eventually gave up.
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level 78
Sep 19, 2015
But seeing my comment above from 9 months ago, apparently I didn't have this problem the first time.
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level 37
May 2, 2018
It's Sinterklaas, not Sinterclaus..
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level 71
Sep 19, 2015
Soup Alternative...I could only come up with salad
+2
level 66
Sep 19, 2015
Needs more time.
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level 58
Sep 19, 2015
I liked this puzzle. I think the "Fairbanks" clue would be better divided into two clues.
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level 77
Sep 19, 2015
Loved this one. I was sure I was going to run out of time, but I finished with 43 seconds left.
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level 36
Sep 21, 2015
I'm Irish and we don't say 'lass'. That's Scottish. Just a head's up
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level 76
Jun 17, 2018
And I was sure it was a Yorkshire thing.
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level 76
Jan 14, 2016
Excellent quiz! Diverse choice of people. Thank you!
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level 75
Jul 21, 2017
"What a good rapper has." Dang, wouldn't accept "Alternate career path."
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level 37
May 2, 2018
So, a boy doesn't have a "Y" chromosome? - The answer should be "male", not man.
+3
level 80
Feb 12, 2019
Like most of the clues on this quiz, there are multiple things it could refer to. Frodo also had a sword, a gardener, a face, etc.
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level 78
Mar 21, 2019
I agree they're clues not complete definitions.
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level 65
Jul 29, 2019
Nice:) Could maybe use a minute thought, time was up when I was halfway through the second to last.
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level 65
Nov 7, 2019
kinda picky on "nightingale" ... though one could argue I should know how to spell it...
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level 55
Dec 23, 2019
This quiz is a bit overreaching.
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