A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

OMEN

Sun, 8 May '22
Portent
Mon, 14 Feb '22
Harbinger
Thu, 6 Jan '22
A rainbow is said to be a good one
Sat, 9 Oct '21
The Grim, in the Harry Potter books
Sun, 26 Sep '21
One might be good or evil
Sun, 4 Jul '21
Auspice
Tue, 16 Feb '21
Gathering clouds, to some