Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
May 30, 2023


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
397Long (1918) CONTROL~OVER-ALLRULE, CONTROL, GOVERN, AUTHORITYRULE, CONTROL, GOVERN, EXERCISE AUTHORITY OVER: Place left "A" hand in front of you in grasping attitude, with back up and thumb pointing toward the body; reach out right "A" hand from side, open it and extend out and around in semicircle toward left, palm down. IX, 188.52hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=397&refid=long1918
560Long (1918) CONTROL~OVER-ALLRULE, EXERCISE AUTHORITY OVERRULE, EXERCISE AUTHORITY OVER: Hold the hands forward as if holding lines; pull first one then the other; bring the left open hand, palm down, toward the right and against the breast and at the same time extend the right open hand, palm down, straight out and around toward the left, describing a semi-circle in front of the body from right to left, as in latter part of the sign for "president."66hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=560&refid=long1918
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