65
8th
grade

Ekansh Rastogi, 13

Orlando City SC
Orlando, Florida
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Ekansh finished in 5th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 boutonniere
boutonniere
2 What is resplendence?
the quality or state of emitting or reflecting light very brightly
3 physiognomy
physiognomy
4 frizzen
frizzen
5 campesino
campesino
6 What is another word for kismet?
fate
7 kaiserin
kaiserin
8 pogge
pogge
9 What is a remoulade?
a decorative strip of wood used for ornamentation
Correct answer: a pungent egg-based sauce with savory herbs

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

chiffchaff

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

onychorrhexis, lanolated, Ryeland, sarcophagus, ve