Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: AGENT

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
286Higgins (1923) AGENTERER (of occupation): Heels of palms, fingers pointing outward, slid down the sides of body. (The action is signed and then the "Er" added, to indicate the individual).53hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=286&refid=higgins1923
527Long (1918) AGENT"ER"ER: Bring the open hands, palms near the body and fingers pointing forward but inclined toward each other at an angle of 45 degrees, up to the breast; with the palms against the body, press them downward, indicating thus the individual. XI,218.64hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=527&refid=long1918
1093Long (1918) FOLLOW~AGENT~fs:OF~pn:JESUSDISCIPLESDISCIPLES: Followers of Jesus.120hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1093&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
12Hotchkiss (1913) AGENTN/AMAYBE 2P-IX-PL(arc,rt-to-lt) APPRECIATE KNOW WHO DET-IX(-to-X) AGENT.2hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=12
216Hubbard (1913) AGENTN/AFEMALE~MARry(false-start) 3P-SELF(rt) AGENT TRY, 3P-POSS(lt) FEMALE~MARRY FAVOR+(rt).23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=216