Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

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Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
562Higgins (1923) NOTNOTNOT: Right vertical "A" hand, palm leftward, thumb tip under chin and hand moved forward by bending wrist till thumb points outward. (Deny) (Negation). (This sign can be made more emphatic by making it with both hands at the same time in unison or in sequence.)100hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=562&refid=higgins1923
467Higgins (1923) NOT-YETLATELATE: Right hand at side, fingers pointing down, palm backward, hand moved toward back several times. (Not yet) (This sign denotes that something is neglected or not done) (In the same way "Finish" denotes something is done or not neglected.)84hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=467&refid=higgins1923
56Long (1918) NOTNOTNOT: Raise "A" hand to chin and throw downward.19hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=56&refid=long1918
759Long (1918) NOT-YETNOT YETNOT YET: Same as "now" or "late," depending on use.85hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=759&refid=long1918
760Long (1918) NOT-YETLATELATE: Hold the right open hand pointing down from the elbow extending out at the side, and swing it back and forward from the wrist. XV,300.85hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=760&refid=long1918
1104Long (1918) NOT~JEWGENTILEGENTILE: Not, Jew.121hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1104&refid=long1918
423Michaels (1923) NEGATIVENOTNOT: 1. Hold the right hand out in front of you with the palm turned down. 2. Give the hand a swift movement to the right, (some would put the thumb to the mouth and move the hand downward, but that means "deny".)96hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=423&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
140Dougherty (1913) NOTN/A3P-IX(rf,rt) APPRECIATE NOT CHOOSE WHY(2h) N-I-T-R-O-U-S O-X-I-D-E OR L-A-U-G-H-I-N-G G-A-S DET-IX(rt) CONTINUE AWHILE(restr) FADE-AWAY STOP WAKE-UP.16hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=140
99Fox (1915) NOTN/AOTHER(l-hand) LECTURE~AGENT(lc) 1P-IX-PL(rf) READ(-to-rc) INTERESTING(l-hand,rc) BUT(rc) TRUE(l-hand,rc) NOT(rf,rc) EQUAL(rc) 3P-POSS(rt) pn:LINCOLN12hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=99
266Fox (1915) NOT-YETN/ATRUE GOOD FOR(rf) 1P-IX-PL WHO LIVE HERE FOR CHANGE PAY-ATTENTION(-to-rt) TO(rt) THAT(2h) DO LEAVE-THERE(lc) END(lc) NOT-YET,THAT(2h) DO 3P-SELF+(rt) GIVE(lc) LAST FULL WORTH 3P-POSS(rt) REST23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=266
285Fox (1915) NOT-YETN/ATRUE BETTER FOR 1P-IX-PL~1P-SELF-PL PAY-ATTENTION+(rt) TO DET-IX(ctr) LEAVE-THERE(lc) END(lc) NOT-YET DO gs:WHAT 1P-POSS-PL(rf) ARMY++ UP-TILL-NOW PROGRESS.24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=285
298Fox (1915) NOTN/A2P-IX-PL~1P-IX-PL DECIDE DET-IX-PL(rt) HONOR(rc) DIE(2h) FUTURE(l-hand,rf) NOT(l-hand) DIE(1h) WORTH~NOTHING(l-hand) 25hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=298
328Fox (1915) NOT~NEVERN/ADET-IX-PL(arc) GOVERNMENT CONTROL OVER-ALL 2P-POSS-PL PEOPLE BY DET-IX PEOPLE AND FOR DET-IX(-to-rt) PEOPLE FUTURE NOT~NEVER WIPE~AWAY FROM EARTH HERE. 27hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=328
62McGregor (1912) NOTN/ADEAF HOW THINKING, TRUE STUPID NOT INTELLIGENT(int).9hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_cake&glossid=62
168McGregor (1913) NOTN/ABUT WHEN pn:JESUS TELL(2h-alt)THAT(1h) WORD+++, WORLD ARRANGE gs:NOTHING AND(rf) PEOPLE ALL-OVER LOOK-AT-3P(1h,up) UNDERSTAND CLEAR NOT.18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=168
389McGregor (1913) NOTN/ABUT fs:IF 1P-IX-PL SEE MALE SEVERAL(2h,rt) TAKE(2h-alt,ctr-to-rt)~RICH(rt) AND MANY+(lc) HAVE ENOUGH NOT, 1P-IX-PL UNDERSTAND THAT(2h) BECAUSE 3P-IX(rt) UNDERSTAND gs:NOTHING 3P-SELF(rt) TRUE TAKE(2h-alt,ctr) 3P-POSS(rt) fs:OWN(int) MALE~SAME FEMALE~SAME. 37hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=389
486Veditz (1913) NOTN/A1P-IX+ SORRY 1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) NOT HAVE TWENTY~THOUSAND cl-d-trace:1onB(dollar).44hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=486
517Veditz (1913) NOTN/AAND NOT SPECIAL DET-IX-PL(arc-to-X) pn:AMERICA DEAF COLLECT HELP(up) FROM(rf) THAT(2h) ONE NEGATIVE.47hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=517
573Veditz (1913) NOTN/A3P-SELF-PL(rt-to-lt) NOT UNDERSTAND SIGN52hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=573