Nayara de Silva-Ahmed

age 14 | grade 7
New Orleans Chapter of The Links
New Orleans, Louisiana
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Nayara finished in 141st place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 ca’canny
2 An example of biomimicry would be:
a bird that imitates another bird's call to impress a mate
Correct answer: a shoe fastener designed like the gripping seeds of a plant
journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee
winning word in qualifying spelling bee
other words spelled correctly in local competition
talent, raisin, mischief, kodak, anemone, asthmati