Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024

Search: ANGEL

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
25Higgins (1923) ANGELANGELANGEL: Palms of both hands facing back over shoulders moved up, back, and down as if smoothing feathers of imaginary wings.9hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=25&refid=higgins1923
345Long (1918) ANGELFLY (also wings)FLY (also wings): Place ends of open hands on shoulders, move out and make motion of wings in flight.48hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=345&refid=long1918
1065Long (1918) ANGEL~PRAYANGELUSANGELUS: Angel, prayer.119hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1065&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
677Hotchkiss (1913) ANGELN/AHEAVEN~THERE(up_rt) ANGEL SING GIVE(up_rt) GOD SEE(l-hand,lt) pn:JESUS(lt) DIE(1h,l-hand,lt), SAD STOP SING CRY(1h)64hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=677
727Hotchkiss (1913) ANGELN/AHEAVEN(up) THERE(up) ANGEL SEE(l-hand,lt) LIVE, gs:WONDERFUL HAPPY SING+++ MORE(int) ENTHUSIASTIC68hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=727