Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: NEVER

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
549Higgins (1923) NEVERNEVERNEVER: Right prone hand pointing outward, moved left-up-right-down and off to the right.98hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=549&refid=higgins1923
720Long (1918) NEVERNEVERNEVER: Hold out the right "B" hand to the front straight from the side, and with the hand describe a complete circle from left to right, not moving the elbow out of its position; when the hand returns to its starting point draw it slightly to the right; then throw it out at the right side. Some use the "G" instead of the "B" hand. XIV,283.82hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=720&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
272Erd (1913) NEVERN/ANEAR 3P-POSS(lt) APPRECIATE SURRENDER(bow) FEET FUTURE (neg)NEVER(pitch) FROM-THEN-ON LIGHT-WEIGHT pose:running(-to-lt) MEET(-to-lt), gs:NOTHING FROM-THEN-ON LIGHT-WEIGHT FOLLOW+(pitch,-to-ctr-to-rt).29hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=272
244Fox (1915) NEVERN/ADET-IX(rt) WORLD FUTURE(l-hand) LITTLE-BIT LOOK-AT(-to-lt) OR LONG KNOW~STAY gs:WHAT 1P-IX-PL SAY+ HERE(neg), BUT WORLD FUTURE NEVER FORGET gs:WHAT 1P-POSS-PL ARMY+ DO HERE.22hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=244
37McGregor (1912) NEVERN/Apose: hands-waving NEVER OBTAIN.4hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_flea&glossid=37
79McGregor (1912) NEVERN/ANEVER FIND(2h) ALWAYS cl:LEGS(hops-from-place-to-place) 16hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_flea&glossid=79
94McGregor (1912) NEVERN/A1P-IX-PL FUTURE(l-hand) GET ONE(raised_brow) CORRECT SMART LIPREAD SAY++, MINGLE PEOPLE? FUTURE(rf)NEVER. 17hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_flea&glossid=94