6
6th
grade

Joshua Diocares, 12

Kent Intermediate School District
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Joshua finished in 49th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 meunière
meunière
2 What is a chupacabra?
a legendary creature that drinks the blood of livestock
3 Directoire
Directoire
4 auricula
oricula

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

emancipatory

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

vituperative, moppet, coaxing