The Y Quiz

Working back in the alphabet, we have arrived at the letter Y. Simply figure out the clues and write the answer. And don't worry about any glaring omissions, there may just be a part dos in the future.
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Last updated: July 13, 2014
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First submittedJanuary 20, 2014
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A peninsula jutting out from southern Mexico
Yucatan
To erratically change from a set course
Yaw
The currency of Japan
Yen
To open the mouth widely when tired
Yawn
A large luxury boat used for passengers of private parties
Yacht
A young person, an adolescent
Youth
The yellow, middle of part of an egg
Yolk
To shout or scream
Yell
Another name for a sweet potato
Yam
A grassy area in front of, behind, or on the side of a structure
Yard
A fungus that produces fermentation
Yeast
The 365 1/4 day cycle of the Earth rotating the sun
Year
The Arabian neighbor of Oman
Yemen
The counterpart of yin
Yang
The capital of Nauru
Yaren
One of the three primary colors
Yellow
To submit or surrender to, to give way to
Yield
To long or wish earnestly for something
Yearn
Cats play with this, preferably in front of a crackling fire on a cold night
Yarn
A body exercise involving meditation and stretching
Yoga
The day before today, or two days before tomorrow
Yesterday
A certain dairy product, thicker than milk and in many flavors
Yogurt
An onamotopeia indicating digust
Yuck
Third-longest river in the world, Shanghai sits near its delta
Yangtze
A popular search engine
Yahoo
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To snatch or grasp something
Yank
A wooden object connecting two oxen
Yoke
The river known as the cradle of Chinese civilization, and its curse
Yellow
To squeal or shriek
Yelp
A bumpkin, peasant, or hillbilly
Yokel
Extremely popular video sharing website
Youtube
Famous walled English city that later had a newer American sister
York
Old European country that split into seven pieces c. 1991/2
Yugoslavia
An Ivy League university located in Connecticut
Yale
A petty officer in a navy, or British term for a self-cultivating farmer
Yeoman
A collection of pictures and words that catalogue a school year
Yearbook
The 39th element, with a symbol of "Y", a silver transition metal
Yttrium
The time period extending from Christmas Eve to the Epiphany
Yuletide
A cap worn by Jews, especially during prayer
Yarmulke
A domed dwelling that can be packed up, originally used by Mongols/Turks
Yurt
The basic unit of money in China
Yuan
Large, long-haired wild ox of Tibet
Yak
Japanese company known for sports equipment, instruments, and more
Yamaha
Northwest Canadian province, there was a gold strike here, late 1800s
Yukon
Popular book, where you can find almost any business, has a white twin
Yellow Pages
A high German language of Ashkenazi Jews, written with Hebrew alphabet
Yiddish
Popular manga series and trading card game
Yu-Gi-Oh!
Southeastern Chinese province, jungle-filled, Kunming is its capital
Yunnan
Israeli politician who was assassinated in 1995 by a radical Jew
Yitzhak Rabin
Japanese port city near Tokyo, was firebombed heavily in 1945
Yokohama
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Level 53
Jan 30, 2014
Another good quiz...can you make X now?
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Level 68
Jan 30, 2014
I will begin working on it tomorrow. It should be a lot easier. Glad to see you like it. :-)
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Level 45
Jul 13, 2014
I think you mean onomatopoeia, not onampotomopeiea.
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Level 68
Jul 13, 2014
Great Copernicus, a spelling error! It shall be fixed.