A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DAN

Wed, 5 Jun '24
Judo rank
Tue, 16 Apr '24
N.F.L. coach Campbell
Sun, 11 Feb '24
Novelist Brown
Wed, 15 Nov '23
Apt name for a sensei
Thu, 28 Sep '23
Martial arts rank
Sun, 27 Aug '23
Savage of "Savage Love"
Tue, 15 Aug '23
Author Brown
Wed, 3 May '23
Sex columnist Savage
Tue, 7 Feb '23
Actor Aykroyd
Thu, 22 Dec '22
Dapper ___, iconic hip-hop couturier
Thu, 17 Nov '22
Martial arts tier
Sat, 21 May '22
Actor Levy
Mon, 21 Mar '22
QB Marino
Sat, 19 Mar '22
Levy of "Schitt's Creek"
Sun, 13 Feb '22
Man's name derived from the Bible
Wed, 24 Mar '21
Judo ranking
Tue, 12 Jan '21
"Dapper" guy
Mon, 28 Dec '20
___ Castellaneta, voice of Homer Simpson