Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: HOUR

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
410Higgins (1923) HOURHOURHOUR: Vertical left palm, rightward for face of clock right vertical index laid against left as hand of clock and moved around. (Minute: same sign but only slight movement.) (Second: same sign as "minute" but right hand is lowered on left palm.)74hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=410&refid=higgins1923
716Long (1918) HOURHOURHOUR: Upon the palm of the left open hand held straight out, representing the dial of a clock, place the right "G" hand with the forefinger pointing upward, representing the hand of the clock; with the right forefinger now circle the face of the palm as a hand would circle the face of a clock. XIV,281. Note: Using the forefinger of the "G" hand almost any part of the hour may be indicated. Thus, fifteen minutes after any hour is indicated by pointing the forefinger at the position of the hand at 3 on the palm; half after, by pointing the finger at 6, and so on.82hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=716&refid=long1918
302Michaels (1923) HOURHOURHOUR: 1. Move the index finger of the right hand in a circle over the left palm.75hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=302&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
45Draper (1915) HOURN/AIN THAT(2h) HOUR FEEL PROGRESS-UP BRING TO 3P-SELF ONE cl-d-trace:11(large-square-document) 3P-IX WRITE~PUT-DOWN 3P-POSS(rt) NAME PUT-DOWN.6hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=draper&glossid=45
287Hubbard (1913) HOURN/ASMALL FROM-THEN-ON LITTLE-BIT MALE(rf)~FEMALE(rf)~PEOPLE KNOW+ 3P-IX(rt) pose:nod 3P-POSS(rt) HOUR++ FEW END.32hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=287
300McGregor (1913) HOURN/AIN HOUR 2~3~4 WORLD KNOW++ ABOUT THAT(2h,int) AND QUICK DET-IX-PL PEOPLE(rf) FEEL GO-TO(-to-rt) FEEL PITY(rt) QUICK SUMMONS+~GO-AWAY EAT CLOTHES MEDICINE DOCTOR SEND(rt) NO-MATTER(neg) cl:1aroundS(to-bottom-of) WORLD.33hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=300