Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
428Higgins (1923) IMPORTANTIMPORTANTIMPORTANT: Right vertical "I" hand resting on the back of the left closed prone hand and both hands raised upward together.77hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=428&refid=higgins1923
674Long (1918) IMPORTANTIMPORTANTIMPORTANT: Place the right "I" hand upon the back of the left "A" hand and elevate the latter, carrying the right hand with it. XIII,265. Or, (2) Hold the left "A" hand out at the front from the side, thumb extended, and pointing toward the left almost over the shoulder; place the right "A" hand in same position, somewhat lower and diagonally under the left about the center of the waist; elevate both at the same time toward the left.78hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=674&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
224Hotchkiss (1913) IMPORTANTN/AONCE 1P-IX KNOW~STAY 3P-SELF(rt) pn:CLERC GOING(-to-lt) ENTER(lt) INSTITUTE(lt) STAND STORY DISTRIBUTE DEAF ABOUT WORTH IMPORTANT 3P-IX-PL KEEP READ WRITE+ ARRANGE++(ctr-to-rt) 3P-POSS WORD ALRIGHT20hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=224
36McGregor (1913) IMPORTANTN/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=36
127McGregor (1913) IMPORTANTN/AWONDERFUL WORD+ IMPORTANT TO 1P-IX-PL16hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=127
548McGregor (1913) IMPORTANTN/ATRUE THAT(2h) IMPORTANT KNOW~STAY(int).53hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=548