Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
652Higgins (1923) MEMORIZERECALLRECALL: Right hand reaches back over right shoulder as if to grasp something and then brings the imaginary thing before face. (Recollect).115hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=652&refid=higgins1923
210Long (1918) MEMORIZEMEMORIZEMEMORIZE: Place forefinger on forehead as in "think;" draw it away an inch or so and make grasping motion with hand, palm before face. Or, instead of touching forehead with finger, place open "C" hand before forehead and end as above. VI,114.35hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=210&refid=long1918
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