Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
85Higgins (1923) BETWEENBETWEENBETWEEN: Right palm edgewise, palm inward placed between index and thumb of left hand left fingers pointing outward and left palm upwards to the right.19hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=85&refid=higgins1923
981Long (1918) BETWEENBETWEENBETWEEN: Hold the left "C" hand in front, the opening up, and between the thumb and forefinger place the right "B" hand held edgewise; let the right hand move from side to side between the thumb and forefinger, striking first one and then the other. XXI,384.107hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=981&refid=long1918
76Michaels (1923) BETWEENBETWEENBETWEEN: 1. Hold your left hand with the thumb and index finger extended. 2. Put the soft part of the right hand between the thumb and index finger of the left hand. 3. Move the hand left and right without taking it off of the left hand.33hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=76&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
134Fox (1915) BETWEENN/ANOW 1P-IX-PL BIND~MIX IN ONE(rf) LARGE WAR BETWEEN 1P-POSS-PL PEOPLE FOR WEIGH-SCALE PROVE OR THAT(2h) NATION OR(rf) OTHER(rf)~ANY NATION SO-AS SHAPE(rc) SO-AS cl:CC(set-aside,-to-rt) CAN LONG CONTINUE 15hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=134