Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: APPLE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
34Higgins (1923) APPLEAPPLEAPPLE: Index knuckle of right "S" hand pressed sharply into right cheek.10hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=34&refid=higgins1923
803Long (1918) APPLEAPPLEAPPLE: Place the right "S" hand at the corner of the mouth, so that the middle joint of the forefinger touches it, and give the hand a twisting motion several times. XVI,318.89hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=803&refid=long1918
32Michaels (1923) APPLEAPPLEAPPLE: 1. Rub the fist of either hand on your cheek (for color). 2. Act as if biting pieces off of the fist, as in eating an apple.24hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=32&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
288Dougherty (1913) APPLEN/A3P-IX C-H-E-A-T GOD BETRAY GOD ANGRY(1h) WITH PEOPLE DET-IX-PL UP-TILL-NOW TIME E-V-E TEMPT A-D-A-M EAT(2h-alt) APPLE.29hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=288