19
6th
grade

Mihir Konkapaka, 11

The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego, California
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Mihir finished in 89th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 gypsophila
gypsophila
2 What is a reprisal?
an act of retaliation, as for an injury or other harm
3 antiphonal
antifinal

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

sabreur

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

mucosa, triphibian, helminthoid