Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: HAPPY

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
353Higgins (1923) HAPPYGLADGLAD: Right hand palm patting against the chest several times. (Happy) (Delighted) (Joy).65hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=353&refid=higgins1923
112Long (1918) HAPPYHAPPY, DELIGHTED, JOYHAPPY, DELIGHTED, JOY, etc.: Throw palm of the right hand against the heart several times with a patting motion. IV,49.24hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=112&refid=long1918
247Michaels (1923) HAPPYGLADGLAD: 1. Pat the right hand over the heart. Have a pleasant expression. 64hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=247&refid=michaels1923
271Michaels (1923) HAPPYHAPPYHAPPY: 1. Pat over the heart with the right hand. 70hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=271&refid=michaels1923
326Michaels (1923) HAPPYJOYJOY: 1. Pat with both hands over the heart or on the breast. 2. Have a glad smiling look.78hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=326&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
421Erd (1913) HAPPYN/AGOING(up,lt) TO(lt) LAND~cl:55(up,spread,lt) ALWAYS FUTURE HAPPY STILL pose:arms-folded41hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=421
779Gallaudet (1910) HAPPYN/A1P-IX-PL HAVE VERY PLEASANT TEA EAT MUCH AND THINKING ABOUT FEEL~PITY YOUNG W-H-I-C-H-A-L-S-E 3P-SELF(rt) LOVE FOR L-O-R-N-A D-O-O-N-E WRONG(2h) 3P-POSS(rt) LIVE HAPPY LOSE gs:ALAS67hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=779
940Gallaudet (1910) HAPPYN/ABUT HAPPY FOR SAY L-O-R-N-A DIE(1h) NEGATIVE80hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=940
958Gallaudet (1910) HAPPYN/AAND J-O-H-N AND L-O-R-N-A LIVE HAPPY FROM-THEN-ON CONTINUE(rf) YEAR(rep) MANY82hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=958
706Hotchkiss (1913) HAPPYN/ABUT DEVIL+++ SEE(-to-lt) pn:JESUS(lt) DIE(1h,l-hand,lt), pose:hands-in-air HAPPY pose:stomping-and-wringing-hands NOW 1P-IX CAN TAKE(2h,-to-lc)~ALL-OVER(lc) ALL(exp) EARTH(lc) TRUE(int)66hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=706
731Hotchkiss (1913) HAPPYN/AHEAVEN(up) THERE(up) ANGEL SEE(l-hand,lt) LIVE, gs:WONDERFUL HAPPY SING+++ MORE(int) ENTHUSIASTIC68hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=731
30McGregor (1912) HAPPYN/Acl:55-to-OO++(chest,undress), pose:look-on-body-to-aha!(raised-hands) 3P-IX(lt,dn) HAPPY pose:grab-at-leg-to-open hand pose:look-around cl:1(flea-at-rt-shoulder) pose:grab-at-shoulder-to-open-hand cl:1(flea-at-lt-chest)-to-grab-chest3hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_flea&glossid=30
25Veditz (1913) HAPPYN/ASHOW 3P-SELF-PL(rt-to-ctr) HAPPY++ THAT(2h) MALE~cl-d:B(height) BORN ON HERE EARTH.4hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=25
201Veditz (1913) HAPPYN/A3P-SELF-PL(rt-to-ctr_near_body) ADMIT pn:AMERICA DEAF SUPERIOR(l-hand,lt) THAN 3P-SELF-PL(dn,rt-to-ctr) IN MIND+, IN SPIRIT, IN SUCCEED IN WORLD, IN HAPPY+++.18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=201
361Veditz (1913) HAPPYN/ABUT HAPPY+++ 1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) HAVE SEVERAL(2h,arc) OVER-ALL(int) 1P-POSS-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) S-I-G-N L-A-N-G-U-A-G-E CONTINUE WITH 1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) 33hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=361