2021 Round 1 Results

Spelling Round
138
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Spellers eliminated in this round finished in 139th place (tied).
No. Speller's Name Speller's Sponsor Word Spelling Given
1 Roy Seligman The Ministry of Education towhee
towhee
2 Mareela Eshaq WFCU Credit Union calumny
calliumnee
3 Charles Fennell Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society grandrelle
grandrelle
4 Sage Sawhney Delaware Spelling Bee Collaborative risorgimento
risorgimento
5 Nalleti Otieno The Washington Informer consommé
consume
6 Amor Wilson The Washington Informer chicle
chickle
7 Zaynah Hector European PTA bas-relief
bas-relief
8 Emily Snider Boca Prep International School/Kiwanis of West Palm Beach flaneur
flaneur
9 Eliana Kut Collier County Public Schools avuncular
avuncular
10 Lilly Foo Envision Credit Union xyloglyphy
zyloglaphy
11 Isabel Liu Lee County Spelling Bee verdure
verdure
12 Juan Rondeau The Miami Herald vizierial
visirial
13 Steven Dubin The Miami Herald vilipend
vilipend
14 Dev Shah Visit Central Florida extravasate
extravasate
15 Erik Williams WJXT mangonel
mangonel
16 Ananya Augustine Georgia Association of Educators vicissitudes
vicissitudes
17 Long Nguyen Georgia Association of Educators unwonted
unwonted
18 Naa Koshie Manyo-Plange Young Educators Foundation bêtise
baitese
19 Shayari Shanti Adult Learners, Inc. capsaicin
capsaicin
20 Alesya Rathinasamy Ball State University - WIPB-TV mesial
mesial
21 Yena Park Indiana University bordereaux
bordereaux
22 Samuel Martin Indiana University Kokomo frison
frezou
23 Pritikaa Biswas Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis bauxite
bauxite
24 Ishan Ramrakhiani Northeast Indiana Regional Spelling Bee huapango
huapango
25 Lindsay DeVore Bluegrass Literacy Project hypertrophy
hypertrophy
26 Oliver Brown Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram toorie
tourrei
27 Richard Sowa Anne Arundel County Public Schools yabbies
yabes
28 Aurianey Borja Charles County Public Schools sciolistic
sciolistic
29 Eeshawnee Kotaru Frederick County Public Libraries obloquy
oblique
30 Charan Bala Howard County Library realia
realia
31 Charlynne Lowe Maryland Sports heinousness
heinousness
32 Ananya Gautam The Meakem Group satiety
satiety
33 Anneliese Yu Boston Centers for Youth & Families kente
kente
34 Sanya Nadeem The Daily Item veridical
veridical
35 Zac Honeycutt Kent Intermediate School District cassock
casak
36 Nadia Grierson Ludington Daily News malachite
malikyte
37 Glendian Vasili Macomb Intermediate School District cantatrice
contatrice
38 Twisha Shetty The Jackson Citizen Patriot frangipane
frangapane
39 Ryann Louwsma The County Press
oubliette
40 Jason Shi The Herald Palladium farina
farina
41 Savannah Driver Traverse City Record-Eagle deliquesce
delicquas
42 Angelina Gampala WXYZ Channel 7 saccadic
socadic
43 Aadhavan Veerendra New Hampshire Union Leader portmanteau
portmanteau
44 Milana Villalobos Bergen County Division of Cultural & Historic Affairs derecho
deracho
45 Mujtaba Raja Hudson County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs otacoustic
otacoustic
46 Sarah Carroll Lefko Literation simulacrum
simulacrum
47 Harini Murali Press Communications mediobrome
mediobrome
48 Ananya Mandrekar Sidelines and Stages hemorrhage
hemorrhage
49 Ayushi Sainath Batavia Newspaper Corporation ginglymus
ginglamous
50 Joseph Rajaratnam Corning Rotary Club spirulina
spiralina
51 Tyler Friel Finger Lakes Times beelzebub
bielzebub
52 Bhavana Madini NYC Regional Spelling Bee fortissimo
fortissimo
53 Coleen Pettingill The Daily Star nyctinasty
nictonasty
54 Xavier Vasquez The Palladium-Times buffa
boofah
55 Emma Sroka The Post-Standard syncope
syncope
56 Sophia Amchentsev Times Herald-Record disembogue
disembogue
57 Sahana Sampath Times Union capotasto
coputasto
58 Nathaniel Kuhn Watertown Daily Times nahcolite
nocolite
59 Brianna Jimison Carolina Panthers couverture
couverteur
60 Rishidharan Jayakumar Carolina Panthers cabaletta
cabaletta
61 Sreethan Gajula Carolina Panthers Koine
Koine
62 Logan Edwards Carolina Panthers blatherskite
blatherskite
63 Cana Gerald Duke Office of Durham & Community Affairs noumenon
numan
64 Abigail Lollis Harnett County Schools solipsist
solepsist
65 Kristen Carrington Johnston County Public Schools glazier
glasier
66 Zachary Thurnher The Fayetteville Observer coterie
coaterie
67 James Dover The Gaston Gazette wickiup
wickiup
68 London Cornwell The Shelby Star basilica
besilica
69 Riley Crysell The Wilson Times prana
phrana
70 Andrew Yeager Akron Beacon Journal pertinacity
pertinacity
71 Sarah Thompson Salem News, East Liverpool Review and The Morning Journal anhinga
anhinga
72 Kerem Duyar Educational Service Center of Lorain County repartee
reparte
73 Sophia Lopez Ohio Regional Spelling Bee hepatectomy
hepatectomy
74 Hurshil Nittala Ohio University College of Business sinophile
sinophile
75 Srinidhi Rao SNSB At-large Region One tourelle
tourelle
76 Atharv Narvekar SNSB At-Large Region Two Rubicon
Rubicon
77 Rajshekhar Basu Sarkar The Blade taurine
taurine
78 Isabella Fletcher The Herald-Star telegnosis
telegnosis
79 Nathan McElroy The Marietta Times golem
golem
80 Nicholas Williams The Repository sakura
sequora
81 Lyrik Brown The Times Leader Aitutakian
Itatakian
82 Matthew Dufour Tri-County Bee estival
estival
83 Tara Rakesh WCPO 9 lassitude
lassitude
84 Angelia Schmerr WCPO 9 stretto
stretto
85 Sahana Srikanth WCPO 9 codswallop
codswallop
86 Christopher Dominick WFMJ Television, Inc. piscivorous
piscivorous
87 Eleanor Grous Chester County Intermediate Unit titian
tission
88 Pranav Anandh Delaware County Intermediate Unit yttriferous
yttriferous
89 Sindura Sridhar Diamond City Sports pelagial
palagial
90 Jonathan Xi Pennsylvania State Education Association and Council for the Advancement of Public Schools euripus
euripus
91 Rohan Mehta Pittsburgh Post-Gazette kanji
kanji
92 Viseth Meng WITF: Public Media for Central Pennsylvania embolus
embolus
93 Rania Al-Attar Eureka Enrichment & Learning Center, Inc. immiscible
immiscible
94 Seoyon Kim The Valley Breeze interferon
interferon
95 Lukas Chavis Pee Dee Education Center cachexia
cachexia
96 Keerthana Samuel The Post and Courier boulevardier
boulevardier
97 Na'amah Morbeth USC Upstate contumelious
contumilious
98 Shriya Gangineni University of South Dakota neophyte
neophyte
99 Alisha Chandra Chattanooga Times Free Press mendicity
mendicity
100 Teebro Paul Knoxville News Sentinel guerite
guerite
101 Zahyir Stephens Big Brothers and Big Sisters tanager
tanajer
102 Akshita Balaji Fairfax County Council PTA senecio
senecio
103 Summer Bostic Four Seasons YMCA kanban
conbon
104 Shelby Kaye The Free Lance-Star anechoic
anecoic
105 Keona Thomas InsideNoVa/Prince William LLullaillaco
LLullaillaco
106 Ashrita Gandhari Loudoun County Public Schools tussock
tussock
107 Ananya Nanduru Richmond Times-Dispatch dengue
dengue
108 Jenna Ng The Roanoke Times erubescent
erubescent
109 Parker Muench The Virginian-Pilot Freudian
Froideon
110 Vinu Chandrasekar Charleston Gazette-Mail pulchritude
pulchritude
111 Dhilan Patel Alabama Kiwanis Foundation loupe
loupe
112 Avery Williams Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas presentient
prescientent
113 Avani Joshi Boone-Winnebago Regional Office of Education rouille
rouille
114 Xander Busjahn Carroll/JoDaviess/Stephenson Regional Office of Education glaucomatous
glaucomatose
115 Danielle Addo Chicago Public Schools gagaku
gaugako
116 Teagan Meachum ComEd, An Exelon Company grison
grisson
117 Destiny Johnson ComEd, An Exelon Company communiqué
communique
118 Maximilian Foley DeKalb Regional Office of Education 16 Erewhonian
aerowanian
119 Emily Hart Grundy/Kendall County Regional Office of Education ranine
raenign
120 Silvana Solsoloy Peoria Journal Star argot
argot
121 Tejas Katira Kane County Regional Office of Education seraya
syriah
122 Sahasrad Sathish Lake County Regional Office of Education vestigial
vestigial
123 Arnav Kolluru Macon-Piatt Regional Office of Education anaphylaxis
anaphylaxis
124 Kathleen Keesey Regional Office of Education #47 kugel
kugel
125 Quinn Meadows The Daily Journal hermeneutics
hermineutics
126 Amitoj Chouhan The Dispatch Argus cicatrize
cicatrize
127 Kristianna Desormeaux Kankakee Valley REMC apoplexy
apiplexy
128 Movonna Zarbock Telegraph Herald eleemosynary
eliamocinary
129 Ishya Bhavsar Kansas Press Association rondeau
rondeau
130 Garrett Li Olathe Public Schools nitid
nitid
131 Jonah Stout Kiwanis Club of Lafayette ustion
ustion
132 Kyrsten Thompson Louisiana State University Shreveport glacis
glacee
133 Zaila Avant-garde New Orleans Chapter of The Links alpargata
alpargata
134 Eliana Szabo Lakes Country Service Cooperative tannined
tannined
135 LynnClara Tun Metropolitan Educational Cooperative Service Unit obeisant
obescent
136 Greta Alajoki Sourcewell heliacal
heliacal
137 Dominick Lund-May South Central Service Cooperative dolmen
dollmon
138 Isaac Ahn Southeast Service Cooperative aerophilatelic
aerophilatelic
139 Eesh Majithia Mississippi Association of Educators impugn
impugn
140 Morgan Moats A.C.E.S. ululate
eulialate
141 Drew Clawson Mid-Continent Public Library amphistylar
amphistylar
142 Titus Kottwitz Mosaic Life Care Foundation puchero
pucharo
143 Emaan Arshad Park Hill School District hummock
hummock
144 Mac Northcraft Raymore-Peculiar School District étouffée
atouphe
145 Colette Giezentanner St. Louis Post-Dispatch prestidigitation
prestidigitation
146 Jiya Shetty Columbia Missourian habiliments
habiliments
147 Pooja Dayaratna Three Rivers College nidicolous
nidicolous
148 Hannah Fernandes Omaha World-Herald pelisse
pelisse
149 Collin Loeks North Dakota State Spelling Bee linnet
linnet
150 Mary Kauffman KJRH-TV reboation
reboation
151 Thansi Garikipati Oklahoma City Thunder panettone
panettone
152 Cross Burgess Tennessee Titans Bolognese
Bolognese
153 William Perez Tennessee Titans guilloche
154 Elizabeth Thompson University of Memphis macropterous
macropterous
155 Vivinsha Veduru Texas Christian University attaché
attaché
156 Dhroov Bharatia Dallas Sports Commission ruelle
ruelle
157 Karishma Pilla Dallas Sports Commission pomology
pomology
158 Shijay Sivakumar Ector County Independent School District habeas corpus
habeas corpus
159 Ramya Elangovan Houston Public Media laterigrade
laterigrade
160 Shawn Ray Houston Public Media bulgur
bulgur
161 Jonah Bryant Kiwanis Club of Abilene pasilla
pasilla
162 Maya Mollick KRIS Communications flèche
flèche
163 Emmanuel Rimocal Laredo Morning Times paraquat
paraquat
164 Shwetha Jayakumar Midland Reporter-Telegram toccata
toccata
165 Matthew Noel Ramar Communications oviparous
oviparous
166 Vihaan Sibal Rapoport Holdings, LLC nisse
nisse
167 Ethan Taw Rio Grande Valley AIM Media Texas accoutrement
accoutrement
168 Akash Vukoti San Angelo Area Spelling Bee blottesque
blottesque
169 Harini Logan The Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre Association griot
griot
170 Aaron Ehsan Victoria Advocate après
appray
171 Akshainie Kamma West Austin Chamber of Commerce sacerdotal
sacerdotal
172 Tarini Nandakumar West Austin Chamber of Commerce isagoge
isagoge
173 Immanuel Goveas Wisconsin State Journal codicil
codicil
174 Maya Jadhav Wisconsin State Journal succade
succade
175 Ty Blacker Wisconsin State Journal Keplerian
Keplerian
176 Blanche Li Boulder Valley School District commorients
commorients
177 Vikram Raju The Denver Post stevedore
stevedore
178 Hudson Brown Boise State University ravigote
ravigat
179 Ashland Schnell Lewiston Tribune balata
bolatta
180 Carter Rayburn Montana Television Network analgesia
annalgesia
181 Christabel Thiel-Hadjilambrinos The Albuquerque Journal ad hominem
ad hominem
182 Marium Zahra EPISD Education Foundation fjeld
fjeld
183 Peregrine Lewis Herald Journal consigliere
consigliere
184 Alexis Bailey Southeast Education Service Center parquet
parque
185 Aditya Jonnalagedda The City Journals bibelot
bibelot
186 Claire Harris Western Wyoming Community College cenote
scenote
187 Ishita Khiani Anchorage Daily News parterre
partere
188 Colman Mullins Fairbanks North Star Borough School District toreutics
189 Tanish Doshi Arizona Educational Foundation clavichord
clavichord
190 Chaitra Thummala Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee Chalcolithic
Chalcolithic
191 Vayun Krishna Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee tomalley
tomalley
192 Jaedillene Laurino Imperial County Office of Education tullibee
tullibee
193 Brayden Gallardo Monterey County Office of Education leonine
leonine
194 Irene Thomas Los Angeles Spelling Bee Collaborative diapason
diapason
195 Arth Dalsania SAGE Publishing trouvaille
trouvaille
196 Caleb Rodriguez San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools tenon
tenon
197 Achuth Vinay The Office of the Fresno County Superintendent of Schools bozzetto
bozzetto
198 Baominh Le The Orange County Register meiosis
meiosis
199 Sophia Lin The Orange County Register scintillation
scintillation
200 Lara Randhawa The Press-Enterprise apocryphal
apocryphal
201 Shireen Abdolmohammadi The Sacramento Bee brouillon
brouillon
202 Christian Antonio The San Diego Union-Tribune diastole
diastoli
203 Kleema Al-Ghazali Visalia Times-Delta/Tulare Advance-Register niveau
niveau
204 Simione Olakauatu Hawaii State Spelling Bee krewe
creau
205 Sriya Wint The Public Education Foundation piccata
piccatta
206 Arcadia Corn Nyssa School District sesquipedalian
sesquipidalian
207 Ashley Reed Pamplin Media Group vigneron
vigneron
208 Dahyun (Claire) Jung Town Hall Seattle ecchymosis
ecamosis
209 Yugen Padhye The Japan Times loup-garou
loup-garou