i Cryptic Crossword 1220 Dac

January 7, 2015

A little trickier than usual, I thought.

COD? 8d – ‘King James, perhaps (5)’.

Here’s the 2010 blog:



2 Responses to “i Cryptic Crossword 1220 Dac”

  1. BillDo said

    How is ELLS 45 inch lengths?

    • jonofwales said

      The ELL is “a former measure of length (equivalent to six hand breadths) used mainly for textiles, locally variable but typically about 45 inches in England and 37 inches in Scotland.” So ELLS plural, lengths.

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