Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024

Search: ICE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
422Higgins (1923) ICEICEICE: Spread prone hands dropped several inches fingers straightening out rigidly. (Freeze).76hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=422&refid=higgins1923
883Long (1918) ICEICE, FREEZEICE, FREEZE: Hold the "5" hands out, palms down; drop the hands downward a few inches rather forcibly, at the same time quickly bending the finger ends and stopping them rigidly bent as the hands are brought to a stop. XVIII,349.97hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=883&refid=long1918
230Michaels (1923) ICEFREEZEFREEZE: 1. Hold both hands before you with the palms turned down and the fingers extended. 2. Bend the fingers inward and downward in a quick movement. 3. Sign cold. Frown.61hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=230&refid=michaels1923
308Michaels (1923) ICE~COUNTRYICELANDICELAND: 1. Make the sign for ice or freeze. 2. Pass the palm of the right hand under the left forearm held before you.76hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=308&refid=michaels1923
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