171
5th
grade

Shivam Kolwalkar, 11

The Post and Courier
Charleston, South Carolina
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Shivam finished in 135th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 mele
mele
2 Someone or something described as indigent is:
of or having to do with a native population of a certain place
Correct answer: impoverished or needy

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Cabaret

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

Polysemy, Porcelain, Matriculation, Mesopotamian