A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

bali

Thu, 16 Nov '06
A Bing Crosby/Bob Hope film locale
Thu, 26 Oct '06
Java neighbor
Mon, 23 Oct '06
"____ Ha'i" ("South Pacific" song)
Mon, 25 Sep '06
Island east of Java