How Do You Spell OBELISK?

Correct spelling for the English word "obelisk" is [ˈɒbəlɪsk], [ˈɒbəlɪsk], [ˈɒ_b_ə_l_ɪ_s_k]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for OBELISK

Below is the list of 14 misspellings for the word "obelisk". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for OBELISK

  1. There is a little inclosure at the upper end of Thames Street in which is a granite obelisk to the memory of John Coggeshall president of the plantations under their first patent - "Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast" by Samuel Adams Drake
  2. One of them brought to Rome the great obelisk which now stands in the Piazza of St Peter's another ship had brought another obelisk 400 000 bushels of wheat and other cargo and a very large number of passengers - "Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul" by T. G. Tucker
  3. I wish the Nile ran with such wine instead of with water cried the soldier and that I were as big as the colossus of Atnenophis and that the biggest obelisk of Hatasu were my drinking vessel and that I might drink as much as I would - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers" by Georg Ebers
  4. I went out after dinner to take my usual stroll along the river bank and to watch the evening lights die away on the columns and obelisk - "A Book of Ghosts" by Sabine Baring-Gould
  5. Thus I climbed to the summit of the pointed obelisk of rock - "Above the Snow Line" by Clinton Thomas Dent