Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
240Higgins (1923) VARIOUSDIFFERENTDIFFERENT: "But" with indices oscillating as they are drawn apart. (Diverse) (Various).46hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=240&refid=higgins1923
623Long (1918) DIFFERENTDIFFERENTDIFFERENT: Cross the ends of the "G" hands pointing outward; draw the fingers and hands apart toward the sides.73hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=623&refid=long1918
67Long (1918) VARIOUSDIVERS, VARIOUS, DIFFERENT OBJECTSDIVERS, VARIOUS, to indicate DIFFERENT OBJECTS: Place the ends of the forefingers, one above the other, nails up, and held at an angle of 45 degrees, and rest of the fingers and thumbs closed; bring the forefingers apart, giving them a shaking motion up and down. II,29 (add).20hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=67&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
257Dougherty (1913) DIFFERENTN/AFROM-THEN-ON DOCTOR 3P-SELF(lt) PUBLISH THAT(1h) C-H-L-O-R-O-F-O-R-M IN VARIOUS SICK(rf) VARIOUS(rf) MOTHER DIFFERENT(rf) DET-IX-PL pose:nod27hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=257
220McGregor (1913) DIFFERENTN/ABUT NOW~DAY gs:WHAT? 1P-IX-PL FIND(1h) THERE-HON(arc) DIFFERENT WORLD PROGRESS+++(fwd)23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=220