Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
157Higgins (1923) ARRANGECLASSEDCLASSED: Hands edgewise, palm toward palm, about nine inches apart and fingers pointing outward, moved rightward and stopping repeatedly to show division or arrangement. (Plan) (Order) (Complete) (Arrangement) (Prepare) (Ready) (Degree) (Put in order).31hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=157&refid=higgins1923
383Long (1918) ARRANGEARRANGE, PUT IN ORDERARRANGE, PUT IN ORDER: Bring the open hands out toward the front side, palms toward each other, several inches apart, and ends pointing out; keeping them in same relative position move them along in front of you to the other side, giving them a slight up and down motion. IX,185. 51hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=383&refid=long1918
614Long (1918) ARRANGEORDERLY, READYORDERLY, READY: Extend the open hands, pointing outward, and parallel to each other, over toward the left side; lift them both together from the wrists, move toward the right a little, and let them come down again; repeat the motion until the hands have been moved over to the right side.72hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=614&refid=long1918
384Long (1918) ARRANGE~ENDREADYREADY: Same as above (ARRANGE); then sign for "finished."51hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=384&refid=long1918
385Long (1918) MAKE~ARRANGE~ENDPREPARE, GET READYPREPARE, GET READY: Express by making sign for "make" and "ready;" or "arrange" and "before."51hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=385&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
132Draper (1915) ARRANGEN/AMUST ARRANGE NOW.16hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=draper&glossid=132
110Fay (1913) ARRANGEN/AD-O-M pn:PEDRO COME(-from-lt) TO CITY pn:PHILADELPHIA J-U-L-Y FOURTH FOR JOIN ARRANGE LECTURE(2h) THAT(1h) DAY.7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=110
201Fay (1913) ARRANGEN/AONE-DAY-AGO BEFORE pn:EMG GO-AWAY TO CITY pn:PHILADELPHIA FOR ARRANGE(3x) BEFORE FEW-DAYS-FUTURE ALL COLLEGE cl-p:CC(group,rt-to-lt) VISIT THAT(1h,lt) SHOW(lt).14hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=201
229Hotchkiss (1913) ARRANGEN/AONCE 1P-IX KNOW~STAY 3P-SELF(rt) pn:CLERC GOING(-to-lt) ENTER(lt) INSTITUTE(lt) STAND STORY DISTRIBUTE DEAF ABOUT WORTH IMPORTANT 3P-IX-PL KEEP READ WRITE+ ARRANGE++(ctr-to-rt) 3P-POSS WORD ALRIGHT20hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=229
643Hotchkiss (1913) ARRANGEN/A1P-IX PICK-FROM(-from-rt) ONE BY pn:BARTLETT M-R B-A-R-T-L-E-T-T STORY THAT++(2h) OLD(2h) AND EASY ARRANGE STORY ABOUT pn:JESUS 3P-POSS(lt) CRUCIFY DIE ONE DAY E-A-S-T-E-R DAY SUNDAY60hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=643
160McGregor (1913) ARRANGEN/ABUT WHEN pn:JESUS TELL(2h-alt)THAT(1h) WORD+++, WORLD ARRANGE gs:NOTHING AND(rf) PEOPLE ALL-OVER LOOK-AT-3P(1h,up) UNDERSTAND CLEAR NOT.18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=160