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Naa Koshie Manyo-Plange, 11

Young Educators Foundation
Accra, Ghana
Naa Koshie finished in 139th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 bĂȘtise
baitese

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

amaxophobia

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

wildebeest, soligenous, dermatology, philosophise