Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: CAUSE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
446Long (1918) CAUSECAUSE, EFFECT, PRODUCECAUSE, EFFECT, PRODUCE: Hold the "A" hands up toward the right shoulder, thumbs pointing outward; carry the hands diagonally across in front of you and open fingers to make a motion of emptying the hands. IX,201. 56hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=446&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
18Dougherty (1913) CAUSEN/AALSO 3P-IX-PL ALL HONOR LOVE DOCTOR WHO INVENT cl-i:OintoB(anesthesia) CAUSE CAN(rf) SLEEP OUT PAIN STOP HAPPEN(rf) cl-i:S(pull-tooth) OR cl:B(amputate-leg) SURGERY(at-lt-chest) SURGERY(at-rt-chest).4hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=18
413Gallaudet (1910) CAUSEN/AAND THAT(1h,rt) FEMALE~OLD(nod,2h,rt) HELP(rep) J-O-H-N CAUSE(-to-lt) FEEL(2h) HEART STRONG FOR SWEETHEART L-O-R-N-A CONTINUE(1h,l-hand)38hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=413
212Hubbard (1913) CAUSEN/A3P-IX(rt) IN HOUSE SAD(rf) THERE(lt) DOCTOR TRY CAUSE(-to-rt) BODY(rf)~STRONG(rt).22hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=212
272Veditz (1913) CAUSEN/ATHAT(1h) MALE~cl-d:B(height) TRY+ TEACH+(arc) PEOPLE(arc), CAUSE(rf,rt) PEOPLE(arc) BELIEVE T-H-E(rf) O-R-A-L M-E-T-H-O-D TRUE BETTER~MOST(1h).25hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=272