Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
599Higgins (1923) CORRECTPERFECTPERFECT: Indices extended frontward, right hand on the left, right palm leftward and left palm rightward; or, middle tips of vertical "P" hands struck together, palm towards palm. (The showing of an effort to make indices exactly parallel in the first sign indicates "Exact").106hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=599&refid=higgins1923
629Long (1918) PERFECTPERFECTPERFECT: Hold the left "P" hand pointing up; strike tip of the middle finger with the tip of the middle finger of right "P" hand. It is like throwing the "P's" together.74hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=629&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
347Veditz (1913) PERFECTN/A3P-SELF(ctr) OVER-ALL SIGN PERFECT31hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=347