Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024

Search: GREEN

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
375Higgins (1923) GREENGREENGREEN: Right index of "G" hand pointing outward, shaken back and forth sidewise. (Greenhorn: Right horizontal "G" shaken back and forth as it moves along imaginary horn from mouth.)69hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=375&refid=higgins1923
663Long (1918) GREENGREENGREEN: Similar motion (BLUE) with the right "G" hand.77hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=663&refid=long1918
263Michaels (1923) GREENGREENGREEN: 1. With the index finger extended and thumb resting on the middle finger, move the hand in a round about way before you.68hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=263&refid=michaels1923
258Michaels (1923) GREEN~GROWGRASSGRASS: 1. With the index finger of the right hand extended and thumb resting on the middle finger, twist the hand in a round about way in front of you: green. 2. Close the fingers around the thumb of the same hand. 3. Force the hand upward between the fingers and thumb of the left hand, and spread out the fingers as they pass upward. 66hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=258&refid=michaels1923
549Michaels (1923) GREEN~GROWSTRAWSTRAW: 1. See grass and hay.117hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=549&refid=michaels1923
260Michaels (1923) GREEN~GROW~EATGRAZEGRAZE: 1. Sign grass and eat.68hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=260&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
45Veditz (1913) GREENN/AAND PUT++(2h-alt_at_lt) FLOWER, OR(rf) GREEN cl-d:CC(wreath,circ,lt) ON 3P-POSS(lt) BURY(lt) 6hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=45