Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: HOUSE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
411Higgins (1923) HOUSEHOUSEHOUSE: Tips of palms touching to form gable end of house, and then separated down to sides as if sliding down either side of roof.74hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=411&refid=higgins1923
1018Long (1918) HOUSEHOUSEHOUSE: Place the ends of the open hands together in the shape of a roof. XXII,399.110hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1018&refid=long1918
303Michaels (1923) HOUSEHOUSEHOUSE: 1. Make a peak by bringing the finger points together in front of you. 2. Move the hands apart in a slanting way. 3. Move the hands down perpendicular about a foot or two.75hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=303&refid=michaels1923
55Michaels (1923) HOUSE~GRASSBARNBARN: 1. Make a peak by placing the tips of the fingers of both hands together held up in front of you. 2. Move the hands apart slantingly a little, then downward perpendicular and parallel to each other. 3. Hold the back of one hand with fingers parted and pointing upward, near your mouth. 4. Pass the back of the hand up and down before the mouth and chew.28hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=55&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
266Fay (1913) HOUSE~SUNDAYN/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=266
514Gallaudet (1910) HOUSEN/AHOUSE FANCY NEAT LARGE(lc) SHOW MALE~INDEFINITE RICH PLOW KEEP(lc) ALL-OVER 46hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=514
595Gallaudet (1910) HOUSEN/AAND IN THAT(2h,rt) NOW SOME(rep) LEAVE-THERE(rc) ROCK R-U-I-N-S SHOW OLD(2h) HOUSE AGO D-O-O-N-E-S LIVE IN THAT(rep2x,2h)52hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=595
752Gallaudet (1910) HOUSEN/ANEAR THAT(1h,rt) HOUSE 1P-IX-PL HAVE T-H-E G-A-R-D-N-E-R-S H-O-U-S-E66hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=752
877Gallaudet (1910) HOUSEN/A1P-SELF BUY IN L-Y-N-T-O-N ONE cl-d:55(across-chest) S-K-I-N O-F A BEAUTIFUL S-T-A-G AND HAVE IN 1P-POSS HOUSE(lc) NOW FOR KNOW~STAY T-H-E L-O-R-N-A D-O-O-N-E C-O-U-N-T-R-Y 75hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=877
895Gallaudet (1910) HOUSE~churchN/AOTHER DAY(1h) 1P-IX-PL HAVE ONE VERY NEAT cl-i:XxXx(coach-ride) TO ONE HOUSE~cl:CC(church) OLD NAME O-A-R-E C-H-U-R-C-H76hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=895
902Gallaudet (1910) HOUSE~churchN/AIN THAT(1h,l-hand) HOUSE~cl:CC(church) J-O-H-N R-I-D-D AND L-O-R-N-A D-O-O-N-E MARRY77hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=902
114Hotchkiss (1913) HOUSEN/ABUT 3P-SELF(lc) LIVE IN ONE BEAUTIFUL HOUSE(rc) PLEASANT NEAR++ SCHOOL AND DET-IX-PL(X-to-arc-to-X) MALE~FEMALE~CHILDREN+(-to-rt) cl-trace:1tip(path-to-rt,go) CITY(rt) cl-trace:1tip(path-to-1P,go) SEE AND MEET AND TALK AGAIN+++10hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=114
316Hotchkiss (1913) HOUSEN/AOTHER TIME-PERIOD pn:CLERC 3P-SELF(rc) SUMMONS(lc) MALE~cl-d:B(small-height,lt) GOING PASS(-to-rt) HOUSE ASK(rc) 2P-IX APPRECIATE++ TELL(-to-rt) STEWARD++ S-T-E-W-A-R-D(l-hand) OVER-ALL INSTITUTE(l-hand) TELL(-to-rt) COMMAND GO(rt-to-lt) WOOD BRING(rt-to-lt) 1P-IX30hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=316
207Hubbard (1913) HOUSEN/A3P-IX(rt) IN HOUSE SAD(rf) THERE(lt) DOCTOR TRY CAUSE(-to-rt) BODY(rf)~STRONG(rt).22hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=207
252Hubbard (1913) HOUSE~WHITEN/ABUT LAST 3P-IX(rt) BRING(rt-to-ctr) FROM(rt) HOUSE~WHITE(rt) THROUGH(-to-lt) cl-p:44(in-2-rows,dn_lt) THERE(lt) cl-p:BonB(lined-up-on-ea-side-of-road,lt) MALE(rf)~FEMALE(rf)~PEOPLE HUSH~QUIET CRY+(1h).29hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=252