Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024

Search: COLD

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
164Higgins (1923) COLDCOLDCOLD: Both fists horizontal and shaken as if from the cold. (Winter).32hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=164&refid=higgins1923
172Long (1918) COLDCOLDCOLD: Draw elbows up at side with fists against the body and shake the arms and fists. V,91.31hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=172&refid=long1918
753Long (1918) COLDWINTERWINTER: Hold the "S" hands out to the front from the sides and shake the whole of the forearms and hands together as in "cold."85hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=753&refid=long1918
129Michaels (1923) COLDCOLDCOLD: 1. Hold the closed fists to your sides near the breast. 2. Shiver, meanwhile shake the hands and draw them closer to you. 3. Have a frowning or disagreeable expression.43hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=129&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
114Erd (1913) COLDN/AIP-IX NOW FEEL 3P-POSS(lc) COLD HANDS LEAD(-to-lc) 1P-POSS ACROSS(lt) UNSEEN~DARK(pitch,lt).11hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=114
217Erd (1913) COLDN/ASEE(-to-lt) 1P-POSS BEAUTIFUL M-I-N-N-E-H-A-H-A, gs:LAY-THERE(2h,lt) DIE(2h,pitch) pose:hand-on-hand(lt) COLD IN-FRONT-OF(lt), pose:arms-folded(-to-rt) pose:step-back/pose:grab-throat(1h),23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=217