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Greta Alajoki, 12

Sourcewell
Staples, Minnesota
Greta finished in 111th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 heliacal
heliacal
2 What is the meaning of prorogue?
to ask or make a solemn supplication
Correct answer: to postpone or delay

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

gaudery

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

deference