Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: HOW

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
412Higgins (1923) HOWHOWHOW: Both hands back to back, fingers pointing downwards, hands moved so fingers go inward-upward-outward till both hands are supine, fingers pointing outward. (Manner) (Means) (Way).75hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=412&refid=higgins1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
154Cloud (1913) HOWN/ATRUE GOOD FOR pn:GALLAUDET AGO SEEK FOR LEARN HOW TEACH DEAF FUTURE LEAD TO pn:FRANCE. 6hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=cloud&glossid=154
133Fay (1913) HOWN/A1P-IX-PL HERE COLLEGE READ+ IN PAPER HOW NOW++ D-O-M pn:PEDRO IN CITY+++(rc) AND 1P-IX-PL WANT SUMMONS~INVITE(-from-rt) COME VISIT COLLEGE.9hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=133
267Hotchkiss (1913) HOWN/AGIVE DET-IX-PL(X-to-arc) CHILDREN UNDERSTAND HOW BIG CHANGE(exp) IN UNDERSTAND DISTRIBUTE TWO DET-IX-DUAL SENTENCE ABOUT WORD L-I-V-E(lc) AND E-A-T(rc) cl:L:L:(exchange-words)24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=267
58McGregor (1912) HOWN/ADEAF HOW THINKING, TRUE STUPID NOT INTELLIGENT(int).9hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_cake&glossid=58
42McGregor (1913) HOWN/AWHEN pn:JESUS SAY(1x) THAT(1h) WORD+ IMPORTANT(int), 3P-SELF(rt) TRUE TRY+ TEACH+ 1P-IX-PL HOW PRAY(vert_circ)4hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=42
262Veditz (1913) HOWN/AF-A-L-S-E P-R-O-P-H-E-T-S APPEAR THAT+(2h) INFORM(2h,arc) TO PEOPLE, 1P-POSS-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) pn:AMERICA HOW TEACH(dn)+ DEAF ALL WRONG+.24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=262
442Veditz (1913) HOWN/ABUT ONE KNOW HOW GIVE(lt-to-rt) CAN, ONE THROUGH M-O-V-I-N-G P-I-C-T-U-R-E F-I-L-M-S.40hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=442