Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: POOR

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
618Higgins (1923) POORPOORPOOR: Right fingers and thumb plucking at the bottom of left sleeve, left hand pointing towards right shoulder.109hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=618&refid=higgins1923
583Long (1918) POORPOORPOOR: Holding the left arm over against the body in front, grasp the under part of the sleeve with the right hand and pull it down once or twice. XII,241.69hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=583&refid=long1918
463Michaels (1923) POORPOORPOOR: 1. Pull under the left forearm sleeve with your right hand, let the sleeve slip from the fingers. Pull two or three times.102hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=463&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
38Dougherty (1913) POORN/AONE WIND-BLOW DARK ALL-NIGHT IN S-C-O-T-L-A-N-D THERE(-to-bwd) MALE POOR B-A-K-E-R WALK BACK-AND-FORTH+ IN HOME. 5hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=38
50Hubbard (1913) POORN/AJ-A-M-E-S A G-A-R-F-I-E-L-D 3P-POSS LIVE FULL LIKE HAPPEN++ FROM cl-d:B++(small-height) POOR GOING SUPERIOR+ RESPONSIBILITY MUCH.7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=50
295Veditz (1913) POOR~MOSTN/ABUT DET-IX-PL(X-to-arc-to-X) pn:AMERICA(rc) DEAF(l-hand) KNOW(r-hand), pn:FRANCE(rt) DEAF(r-hand) KNOW(r-hand), pn:GERMANY(lt) DEAF(l-hand) KNOW(l-hand) TRUE fs:THE ORAL M-E-T-H-O-D POOR~MOST.26hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=295