A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

IOTAS

Fri, 27 Jan '23
Characters in the "Iliad"?
Mon, 2 Jan '23
Scintillas
Tue, 8 Nov '22
Tiny specks
Wed, 24 Aug '22
Little bits
Tue, 23 Aug '22
Smidgens
Fri, 5 Aug '22
Little bits
Sun, 12 Jun '22
Tiny amounts
Sun, 21 Nov '21
Teensy bits
Mon, 11 Jan '21
Letters between thetas and kappas