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Adi Jonnalagedda, 11

The City Journals
Salt Lake City, Utah
Adi finished in 43rd place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 bibelot
bibelot
2 If something is described as myopic, it is:
lacking in foresight
3 aikido
aikido
4 annulary
annulary
5 What is noblesse oblige?
an economic system favoring a small group
Correct answer: the duty of a high-status person to help others

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

protectorate

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

denticulate, egress, Einstein, nationalism, discou