Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 4, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
365Higgins (1923) GRADUATE~LEAVE-FROMGRADUATEGRADUATE: Left palm inward, fingers pointing rightward, right fist circled up-out-down-in-up around left hand and struck into the left palm and then both prone hands extended tandem to one side are drawn back up towards body till they are vertical "A" hands, palms outward.67hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=365&refid=higgins1923
391Long (1918) GRADUATE~LEAVE-FROMGRADUATEGRADUATE: Hold left open hand out, palm up, and circle it with the fist and bring fist on palm (indicating paper with seal) and add sign for "retire."52hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=391&refid=long1918
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