Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: MONTH

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
524Higgins (1923) MONTHMONTHMONTH: Left index vertical, palm rightward, and tip of index of prone right hand moved from tip of left index to lowest joint.94hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=524&refid=higgins1923
711Long (1918) MONTHMONTHMONTH: Hold out the left "G" hand, forefinger pointing upward; beginning at the upper end of the left forefinger, draw the end of the forefinger of the right "G" hand down its entire length. "Next month" is indicated by following the sign by the sign for "future" and last month is indicated by following the sign by that for "ago." XIV,279.81hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=711&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
118Fay (1913) MONTHN/ABUT BEFORE THAT(1h) DURING MONTH J-U-N-E GO-TO(rt) THERE(rt) CITY++ pn:WASHINGTON-DC STAY SEVERAL(2h) DAY+.8hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=118
444Gallaudet (1910) MONTHN/ABUT SOME NEGATIVE GROW(rep,rt) W-I-L-D AND(l-hand) LOOK-AT(1h-to-rt) DURING MONTH S-E-P-T NAMED H-E-A-T-H-E-R VERY BEAUTIFUL RED(rep4x) ALL-OVER. 41hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=444
443Hotchkiss (1913) MONTH-2~3-severalN/ATHAT(1h,lt) STATUE 3P-IX-PL(ctr) MONEY~PAY(2h-alt) MONTH-2~3-several++ UP-TILL-NOW FOR MAKE SCULPT cl:BB(scrape-clean) CHANGE EXACT AGAIN44hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=443