21
7th
grade

Rehan Koshy, 12

SNSB Regional Bee for Illinois and Texas
Chicago, Illinois
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Rehan finished in 14th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 dirigible
dirigible
2 Something described as parodic:
imitates the style of an author or work for comic effect
3 inconcinnity
inconcinnity
4 florilegium
florilegium
5 saponite
saponite
6 Something that is schmaltzy is:
excessively sentimental
7 wirrah
wira

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

skedaddle

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

unchristen, torsion, environs, hypochondria