Gifton Wright

Jamaica Gleaner
Kingston, Jamaica



RoundCorrect SpellingContestant's Spelling
1 Preliminaries Test
2 neptuniumneptunium
3 ombrophobeombrophobe
4 Semifinals Test
4 polyptychpolyptych
5 tocopheroltocopherol
6 GleichschaltungGleichschaltung
7 harengiformharengiform
8 phthisiologyphthisiology
9 ericeticolouserosoticolous


Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee
Winning word in qualifying local spellingbee:Llano
Other words spelled correctly in local competition:nonet
muriatic
redolent
skein
antithesis
llano
xylograph
wheedle
galimatias
lobectomy