Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
440Higgins (1923) MEANINGINTENDINTEND: Left fingers pointing outward and palm rightward, right "V" tips prone, struck against left palm; removed, turned palm inward and struck against left palm. (Would) (Mean or intention) (Purpose).79hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=440&refid=higgins1923
316Michaels (1923) MEANINGINTENDINTEND: 1. Press the tips of the index and middle fingers of the right hand in the palm of the left hand several times. 2. Change the position of the fingers each time you make the press.77hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=316&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
60Draper (1915) MEANINGN/ATHAT(1h) cl-d-trace:11(document) MEANING ESTABLISH NEW COLLEGE ON DEAF. pose:nod7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=draper&glossid=60
612McGregor (1913) MEANINGN/AWHEN WORLD UNDERSTAND CLEAR pn:JESUS 3P-POSS(up,rt) WORD+, 1P-POSS-PL FATHER IN 3P-POSS(rt) TRUE MEANING, FUTURE(2h) TAKE(2h-alt) STRUGGLE, WAR STOP(int) END AND 3P-POSS(up,int,rt) KING TRUE COME(-from-up) ON EARTH.57hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=612