A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ARAB

Mon, 19 Sep '22
Many a Yemeni
Tue, 23 Aug '22
___ Spring, uprisings of the early 2010s
Sat, 13 Aug '22
___ American Heritage Month (April observance)
Fri, 17 Jun '22
___ League
Tue, 7 Jun '22
Many a Mideasterner
Sun, 5 Jun '22
Horse with endurance
Tue, 28 Dec '21
Prized mount
Wed, 15 Dec '21
Type of horse known for endurance riding
Tue, 19 Oct '21
Part of U.A.E.
Mon, 12 Jul '21
Spirited horse
Thu, 6 May '21
___ League
Thu, 11 Feb '21
Bedouin, e.g.