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Yugen Padhye, 12

The Japan Times
Tokyo, Japan
Yugen finished in 111th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 loup-garou
loup-garou
2 Something described as volucrine relates to:
insects
Correct answer: birds

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Dodecahedron

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

cinematic, penniless, conjunctivitis