Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: MARCH

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
501Higgins (1923) MARCHMARCHMARCH: Fingers of tandem hands, pointing downwards are bent and straightened as hands move forward, to show steps of soldiers.90hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=501&refid=higgins1923
431Long (1918) MARCHMARCHMARCH: Place the "4" hands with fingers pointing down, one before the other; move the fingers forward, bending them in unison from the knuckles and moving the hands but slightly forward. The idea is the fingers represent legs keeping time together.55hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=431&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
124Marshall (1920) MARCHN/AWOOD TWO(rf) cl-i:XxXx(alt,strum-keg,4x) SUMMONS(at_elbow)~COME-HERE+(-from-bk_rt) SUMMONS(at_elbow)~COME-HERE+(-from-bk_lt) ARMY MARCH+ cl-i:XxXx(strum-keg,alt_3x)18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=124
34Veditz (1913) MARCHN/AOR 3P-SELF(rt) MARCH(rt-to-lt) TO 3P-POSS(lt) DIE~BURY(at_lt) IN THERE(lt) V-E-R-S-A-I-L-L-E-S,5hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=34