Scripps National Spelling Bee

Summary of Round 5

(Click on the speller's name for a summary of words given.)



No.Speller's NameSpeller's SponsorCorrect SpellingSpelling GivenError
18Snigdha Nandipati The San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego, Californiakerystic keristic E
24Laura Newcombe National Post, Toronto, OntarioCanadatheopneustic theopneustic  
25Veronica Penny Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, OntarioCanadaarbustum arbustum  
28David Phan Daily Camera, Boulder, Coloradopritchel pritchel  
29Dhivya Senthil Murugan The Denver Post, Denver, Coloradogagaku gagaku  
38Grace Remmer The Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville, Floridainficete inficete  
40Claire Zuo The Miami Herald, Miami, Floridaarmilla armilla  
42Stuti Mishra Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Floridamandlen mandlen  
65Pranav Sivakumar Lake County Regional Office of Education, Grayslake, Illinoiscapilliculture capiliculture E
79Gina Solomito Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis , Indianapolis, Indianaselion cellien E
88Hanif Brown Jr. Jamaica Gleaner, Kingston, Jamaicanataka  E
98Lily Jordan Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, Portland, Mainebatrachophagous batrachophagous  
106Surjo Bandyopadhyay The Recorder, Prince Frederick, Marylandphyllomancy phyllomancy  
111Surabhi Iyer Comcast, Taunton, Massachusettsarrondi arrondie E
113Siddharth Varanasi The Detroit News, Detroit, Michiganphleboclysis phleboclysis  
127Anja Beth Swoap Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P., Minneapolis, Minnesotaaretalogy aretalogy  
130Connor Gunsbury National Joint Powers Alliance, Staples, Minnesotaconteur conteur  
140Jenny Solheim Omaha World-Herald, Omaha, Nebraskainteramnian interamnian  
141Dakota Jones Las Vegas Review-Journal, Las Vegas, Nevadaespadon espadon  
147Ray Wang Asbury Park Press/Home News Tribune , Neptune, New Jerseymarengo marengot E
151Nabeel Rahman The Buffalo News, Buffalo, New Yorkloure loure  
152Sriram Hathwar The Leader, Corning, New Yorkdesmachyme desmachyme  
157Arvind Mahankali Daily News, New York, New Yorkpalynology palynology  
168Prakash Mishra The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, North Carolinabaize baize  
182Tony Incorvati The Repository, Canton, Ohiosyringadenous seringadinous E
188Nicholas Rushlow Lancaster Eagle-Gazette, Lancaster, Ohiotersanctus tersanctus  
206Joanna Ye WITF: Public Media for Central Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvaniapinetum pinetum  
209Anahita Iyer Pennridge Community Education Foundation, Perkasie, Pennsylvaniathurifer thurifer  
214Sukanya Roy Times Leader, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvaniaamphistylar amphistylar  
234Chetan Reddy The Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texasseudah sudah E
236Narahari Bharadwaj Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, Texasboccaro boccaro  
237Mashad Arora Valley Freedom Newspapers, Harlingen, Texaschevalet chevalet  
250Anna-Marie Sprenger Daily Herald, Provo, Utahprivatim privatum E
264Samuel Estep The Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, Virginiabrisance brisance  
273Parker Dietry Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wisconsincouverte couverte