Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: GATHER

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
46Higgins (1923) GATHERASSEMBLYASSEMBLY: Extended hands, palms outward, left fingers pointing leftward and right fingers pointing rightward, bring both hands together at the wrists and close in all fingers together. (Meeting) (Center).12hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=46&refid=higgins1923
358Long (1918) GATHERMEETING, ASSEMBLY, GATHERINGMEETING, ASSEMBLY, GATHERING: Hold out the slightly bent "5" hands, well in front at the sides; draw the hands together, closing them so the ends of the fingers and thumbs all meet together in front of you.49hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=358&refid=long1918
238Michaels (1923) HARVESTGATHERGATHER: 1. Extend your right hand with the palm turned down. 2. Move the fingers around the thumb, as if taking hold of something. 3. Draw the hand toward you and put it between the left forearm held in front of you and your breast. 4. Repeat the movements two or three times.62hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=238&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
264Fay (1913) gatherN/ATHAT(1h) NIGHT pn:EMG ARRIVE AND TOMORROW MORNING BEFORE TIME~SEVEN, ALL COLLEGE, LEARN~AGENT, TEACH~AGENT cl-p:CC(gather) IN HOUSE~SUNDAY THERE(behind_back) 19hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=264
2Fox (1915) gatherN/APEOPLE cl-p:55(gather) IN G-E-T-T-Y-S-B-U--G FOR(l-hand) cl:CC(set-aside,-to-lc) PLACE(lc) NEW LAND ALL-OVER(rt) PUT(2h-alt,lc) DIE(2h) ARMY+ AGO3hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=2
154Fox (1915) gatherN/A1P-IX-PL cl-p:CC(gather) ON ONE LARGE WAR LAND~ALL-OVER THAT(1h) WAR FOR(l-hand) cl:CC(set-aside-to-rt) SOME(rc) THAT(1h,rt) LAND(rt) FOR ONE LAST REST PLACE FOR(rc) THAT(1h,rt) ARMY+ WHO HERE GIVE-GIFT(up) 3P-POSS(rc) LIVE SO-AS THAT(2h) NATION CAN LIVE.16hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=154
822Gallaudet (1910) GATHERN/AMALE(l-hand) FEMALE(l-hand) FANCY(rep2x) FROM PLACE(rep,rt-to-lt) FAR(rt) FAR(l-hand_dom,lt) FAR(ctr) cl:LEGSonB(ride-horse), cl:LEGSonB(sidestraddle) IN CLOTHES RED AND VARIOUS CLOTHES GATHER ON A M-O-O-R MILE(rep,fwd) FOUR, FIVE FROM L-Y-N-T-O-N(l-hand) FOR(l-hand) SHOOT-GUN(rep,2h,rt-to-ctr) DEER(rep,2h)70hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=822
17Hanson (1913) gatherN/ANOW N-A-D cl-p:CC(gather) IN CITY(circ) C-L-E-V-E-L-A-N-D BEAUTIFUL NOW AFTERNOON 1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) HERE SHOW HONOR TO THAT(1h) FRIEND.2hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hanson&glossid=17
14Hubbard (1913) GATHERN/ADET-IX-PL DEAF GATHER HERE FROM pn:AMERICA THERE+++(rt-to-lt) HERE (glitch) FOR HONOR(bow) MALE~cl-d:B(height) THREE SPECIAL ONE fs:OF 1P-POSS-PL M-A-R-T-R-Y-R-E-D P-R-E-S-D-E-N-T-S AND FRIEND 1P-POSS-PL TRY+ PROGRESS++ IMPROVE SCHOOL HELP DEAF.6hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=14
18Veditz (1913) gatherN/ATHAT(ctr, 2h) 3P-SELF-PL(rt-to-ctr) cl-p:55(gather) DURING B-A-N-Q-U-E-T-S EAT+++(2h-alt), SMILE~PLEASANT 3hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=18