Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
127Long (1918) QUARRELQUARRELQUARREL: Hold the "G" hands out in front of you, forefingers pointed one toward the other; throw fingers at each other, and repeat several times, or let ends of fingers drop, and draw up again, imitating motion of roosters fighting. IV,58.26hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=127&refid=long1918
479Michaels (1923) QUARRELQUARRELQUARREL: 1. Look cross. 2. Hold the index fingers points directly opposite each other. 3. Move the hands simultaneously back and forward as advancing and retreating. 4. Move the lips as if talking, but utter no voice.105hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=479&refid=michaels1923
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