Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
June 16, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
850Higgins (1923) FEMALE~cl-d:B(height)WOMANWOMAN: Thumb tip of right "A" hand on lower jaw and right prone hand shows height. (Women: same as above in first part but then right prone is passed along off to the right as if along the top of many heads).149hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=850&refid=higgins1923
72Long (1918) FEMALE~cl-d:B(height)WOMANWOMAN: The sign for "female" likewise is sufficient for "woman," but the height is also indicated.21hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=72&refid=long1918
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