The February 1996 Word Ways introduced the concept of a queen's-move-graphable word: place the different letters of a word on a chessboard (extended beyond 8x8, if needed) so as to allow a chess queen to move horizontally, vertically or diagonally to spell out the word in the question.
Eckler, A. Ross
"Queen's-Move Graphing Revisited,"
Word Ways: Vol. 29
, Article 25.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol29/iss3/25