A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

elena

Wed, 29 Nov '06
"Paride ed _____" (Gluck opera)
Fri, 13 Oct '06
"Mefistofele" role
Fri, 29 Sep '06
Actress Verdugo
Thu, 31 Aug '06
Tennis star Dementieva