Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024

Search: LAY

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
481Higgins (1923) LAYLIE (to rest)LIE (to rest): Back of right "V" hand fingers laid down on left supine palm, or both "V" hands extended out to one side, tandem and supine. (Recline).86hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=481&refid=higgins1923
492Long (1918) LAYLIE, RECLINELIE, RECLINE: Lay the back of the right "V" hand in the palm of the open left. Sometimes the right hand is also drawn a little toward self.61hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=492&refid=long1918
345Michaels (1923) LAYLAYLAY: 1. Lean the side of your head in the palm of your hand. 2. Make motion of a bed or a couch, by holding the hands near each other with the palms turned down and spreading them out sidewardly, right hand to the right and left hand to the left.81hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=345&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
18Erd (1913) lay-thereN/AWITH EAT gs:NOTHING HUNGRY HOT gs:FEVER, FEMALE~cl-d:B(height,rt) cl:BB(lay-there,lt) DET-IX(lt) LOVE, 2hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=18
214Erd (1913) LAY-THEREN/ASEE(-to-lt) 1P-POSS BEAUTIFUL M-I-N-N-E-H-A-H-A, gs:LAY-THERE(2h,lt) DIE(2h,pitch) pose:hand-on-hand(lt) COLD IN-FRONT-OF(lt), pose:arms-folded(-to-rt) pose:step-back/pose:grab-throat(1h),23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=214
312Erd (1913) bring-and-lay-body-in-groundN/ATHEN INDIAN CLASS(rt) cl-p:55(walking-in-line,-to-lt) cl:BB(bring-and-lay-body-in-ground,lt) PUT(lt) BELOW(lt) LAND~cl:55(cover-up,lt) BODY 3P-POSS(lt) M-I-N-N-E-H-A-H-A.32hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=312
191Hubbard (1913) lay-thereN/A3P-IX(rt) BODY(rf)~STRONG, HAPPEN MOMENT SEEM(2h) BLINK, 3P-IX(rt) BECOME cl:AA-to-BB(stricken,rt) pose:lay-there SUFFER-PAIN HELP 3P-SELF(rt) CANT+.20hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=191