A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DAN

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