Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024

Search: BRAVE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
107Higgins (1923) BRAVEBRAVEBRAVE: Both hands taking oneself as if by the lapel of coat and then pulling oneself forward. (Courageous).23hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=107&refid=higgins1923
601Long (1918) BRAVEBRAVE, COURAGEOUSBRAVE, COURAGEOUS: Place the "A" hands on either side of the breast so that they are just below the shoulder; in placing them there first leave the hand somewhat open and as you reach up make a grasping motion against the body; move the hands straight out from the shoulder nearly the length of the arms; move the upper part of the body forward the least bit. XII,245.71hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=601&refid=long1918
95Michaels (1923) BRAVEBRAVEBRAVE: 1. Put both clinched fists to your breast. 2. Move them out forward in a bold-defiant way.36hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=95&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
210Fox (1915) BRAVEN/ADET-IX(ctr) BRAVE ARMY+ LIVE AND DIE(2h) WHO(l-hand,rf) WAR HERE END MAKE~NEAT MOST THAN 1P-POSS-PL WEAK STRONG CAN ADD+(lc) THEN REMOVE(rc) 21hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=210