KPIX 5 and KCBS are teaming up to host the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee, an event to determine the Bay Area representative to the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
On March 15th, finalists from across the Bay Area will be asked to conjure the correct spelling of some of the most obscure words in the English language. We wanted to know, would you be up to the challenge?READ MORE: Two Women Die In Horrific Saturday Evening Rohnert Park Crash
Each day we will provide the definition and origin of a word that ended the national spelling bee to see if you can spot the correct answer among 4 options.READ MORE: San Francisco Bay Area Residents Prepare For California's 'COVID Independence Day'
Today’s word is of Greek origin and means a “an appropriate name for a person, thing or place.” It was spelled correctly by Rebecca A. Sealfon to win the 1997 final. Do you know it?
Scroll below the following photo to find the correct answer.MORE NEWS: COVID Recovery: Businesses Hoping End Of COVID-19 Restrictions Will Bring Crowds Back To Ferry Building
The correct spelling of the 1997 winning word is Euonym.