Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
546Higgins (1923) LEAVE-THERENEGLECTNEGLECT: Both open hands, palms towards palm, cast to one side, as if throwing aside something as useless. (Let alone) (Abandon) (Leave).97hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=546&refid=higgins1923
310Long (1918) LEAVE-THERELEAVE, LIE, LET ALONE, NEGLECTLEAVE, LIE, LET ALONE, NEGLECT: Hold the open hands out toward the left side, palms toward each other, left hand extended farther than the other; push the hands both forward toward the side (or front), and stop with a jerk.45hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=310&refid=long1918
351Michaels (1923) LEAVE-THERELEAVE (an article)LEAVE: 1. (To leave an article) Imagine you have something in your hand. 2. Place it in the place you wish to leave it.83hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=351&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
264Fox (1915) LEAVE-THEREN/ATRUE GOOD FOR(rf) 1P-IX-PL WHO LIVE HERE FOR CHANGE PAY-ATTENTION(-to-rt) TO(rt) THAT(2h) DO LEAVE-THERE(lc) END(lc) NOT-YET,THAT(2h) DO 3P-SELF+(rt) GIVE(lc) LAST FULL WORTH 3P-POSS(rt) REST23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=264
283Fox (1915) LEAVE-THEREN/ATRUE BETTER FOR 1P-IX-PL~1P-SELF-PL PAY-ATTENTION+(rt) TO DET-IX(ctr) LEAVE-THERE(lc) END(lc) NOT-YET DO gs:WHAT 1P-POSS-PL(rf) ARMY++ UP-TILL-NOW PROGRESS.24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=283
65Gallaudet (1910) LEAVE-THEREN/AAND FEMALE~FANCY LEAVE-THERE(-to-rt) GOING(-to-lt) INN(lt) AND STAY DAY(1h) SEVERAL SICK AND(rf) DIE(1h).7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=65
590Gallaudet (1910) LEAVE-THEREN/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=590