Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024

Search: CHURCH

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
155Higgins (1923) CHURCHCHURCHCHURCH: Right vertical "C" hand resting on back of left closed prone hand.31hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=155&refid=higgins1923
931Long (1918) CHURCHCHURCH, CHAPELCHURCH, CHAPEL: Place the right "C" hand on the back of the left "S" hand, thumb next the back. XIX,357. Or, (2) Place ends of the "B" hands together to indicate room of house, then make sign for SUNDAY, i.e., raise hands at front of shoulders pointing upward, with the palms outward (literally, "Sunday house"). 102hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=931&refid=long1918
1083Long (1918) CHURCHCHURCHCHURCH: The "C" hand rests on the back of the closed left hand, i.e., built on a rock. XXIX,433 1/2120hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1083&refid=long1918
1133Long (1918) CHURCH~LAWPRECEPTSPRECEPTS (of the Church): Church, laws.122hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1133&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
314Veditz (1913) CHURCHN/A3P-SELF-PL(rt) TRY REMOVE(int,lt-to-rt) SIGN FROM SCHOOL(lt) ROOM, FROM CHURCH, FROM(lt) EARTH; REMOVE(rt-to-lt) TRY+ S-O 1P-POSS-PL(arc-to-1P) SIGN DETERIORATE+++.28hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=314