Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: ACROSS

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
7Higgins (1923) ACROSSACROSSACROSS: Left hand prone, fingers pointing rightward, and right hand, fingers pointing outward, pushed out edgewise across back of left hand.6hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=7&refid=higgins1923
1007Long (1918) ACROSSACROSS, OVERACROSS, OVER: Holding the left "B" hand out, palm down and pointing toward the right, pass the right "B" hand edgewise across the back of the left. XXI,379.109hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1007&refid=long1918
7Michaels (1923) ACROSSACROSSACROSS: 1. Hold your left hand with the palm turned up. 2. Pass the right hand across and over the left hand. 20hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=7&refid=michaels1923
438Michaels (1923) ACROSSOVEROVER: 1. Hold your left hand with the back turned up before you. 2. Pass your right hand over the back of the left hand.98hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=438&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
108Erd (1913) ACROSSN/Aminnehaha:pose:hands-on-chest pose:hands-up(in_fear) pose:hands-up(in_fear) EYES 3P-POSS DIE(pitch) LOOK-AT-1P ACROSS DARK(pitch,int). 10hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=108
118Erd (1913) ACROSSN/AIP-IX NOW FEEL 3P-POSS(lc) COLD HANDS LEAD(-to-lc) 1P-POSS ACROSS(lt) UNSEEN~DARK(pitch,lt).11hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=118
145Erd (1913) ACROSSN/ADURING(rest) HEAR(pitch,l-hand) YELL(pitch,r-hand,-to-rt) 3P-POSS(lt) M-I-N-N-E-H-A-H-A pose:reach-out(-to-rt) gs:COME-HERE+(-to-lt) ACROSS(pitch,lt) DARK(pitch,lt).15hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=145
152Erd (1913) ACROSSN/AACROSS(pitch,-to-lt) WHITE~SNOW cl-d:55(covered,lt-to-rt)~cl:55+(fields), WAY(winding,-to-lt) gs:NOTHING BELOW(rt) TREE+(arc,rt) WHITE~SNOW(rt) cl-d:55+(covered-up),rt) cl:55+(branches-hanging-arched) cl:55+(alt,push-branches-away) cl:55+(alt,branches-swaying), 17hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=152
852Gallaudet (1910) ACROSSN/AAND THAT(1h) SEE ALL-DAY VERY LIKE SEE MALE(rc)~FEMALE(rc)~PEOPLE MANY(rep4x,arc,hands_diverge) cl:LEGSonB(ride-horse) ACROSS(rep2x,rt-to-lt) TRAVEL(rep4x,hands_diverge,all-over_lt-and-rt)72hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=852
867Gallaudet (1910) across-chestN/A1P-SELF BUY IN L-Y-N-T-O-N ONE cl-d:55(across-chest) S-K-I-N O-F A BEAUTIFUL S-T-A-G AND HAVE IN 1P-POSS HOUSE(lc) NOW FOR KNOW~STAY T-H-E L-O-R-N-A D-O-O-N-E C-O-U-N-T-R-Y 75hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=867
269Hubbard (1913) ACROSSN/A3P-IX(lt_dn) gs:WAVE(-to-rt) GO(l-hand,-to-lt) TRAIN H-O-S-P-I-T-A-L T-R-A-I-N gs:ARISE IN BRING+(ctr-to-lt) ACROSS(lt) COUNTRY(lt) TO(lt) WATER(rf)~cl-d:55(ocean) E-L-B-E-R-O-N.30hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=269
9Marshall (1920) sweep-across-in-rank-and-fileN/Ags:SEE MANY+ ARMY cl-p:55(sweep-across-in-rank-and-file) cl:55(swirls-around-head) SAME 1P-POSS MOM cl-d:BB(bonnet-to-skirt) cl-d-trace:11(round) cl-d:CC(pot) STIR/cl-d:C(pot) cl:BB(stirred-up).2hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=9
20Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),3hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=20
23Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),3hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=23
50Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=50
53Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=53
76Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),11hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=76
79Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),11hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=79
100Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),15hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=100
103Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),15hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=103
127Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),19hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=127
130Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),19hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=130
148Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=148
151Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=151
180Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),27hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=180
183Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),27hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=183
207Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),31hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=207
210Marshall (1920) across-neckN/Apose:dip-trunk-and-head-up cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping) cl-i:1+(strike-drum) cl:B(across-neck) cl:55(alt,stomping),31hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=210