A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SITH

Sun, 8 May '22
Red lightsaber wielder
Fri, 17 Dec '21
Jedi foe
Fri, 26 Nov '21
Emperor's order in "Star Wars"
Thu, 8 Apr '21
Galactic conquerors of film
Fri, 26 Mar '21
Darth Vader, e.g.