Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 2, 2024

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BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
642Higgins (1923) QUICKQUICKQUICK: Right thumb snapped off the index as in the shooting of a marble. (Fast) (Speedy) (Rapid).113hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=642&refid=higgins1923
433Long (1918) QUICKFAST, QUICK, RAPIDITY OF MOTIONFAST, QUICK, indicating RAPIDITY OF MOTION: Place the thumb and forefinger as if ready to shoot off a marble; hold up the left "B" hand pointing upward; making motion of shooting a marble and pass the hand while doing so quickly against and across the palm of the other; sometimes merely the marble-shooting motion is made in the air. 55hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=433&refid=long1918
633Long (1918) QUICKFAST, QUICK, RAPIDFAST, QUICK, RAPID: Make the motion as in shooting a marble except that you hold the end of the thumb directly on the end of the forefinger. XII,248. Or, (2) Extend the left open hand pointing edgewise outward; with a quick motion bring the right hand up alongside and, pushing it straight out, strike the hands palm to palm, pushing the right hand on out beyond the end of the left and drawing the left well back.74hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=633&refid=long1918
480Michaels (1923) HURRYQUICKQUICK: 1. See hurry.106hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=480&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
250Fay (1913) QUICKN/ABETTER~SUPERIOR 2P-IX(lt) COME(-from-lt) EAT~BED QUICK.18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=250
410Hotchkiss (1913) QUICKN/AQUICK pn:CLERC FACE SMILE CLEAR, gs:OH-WELL ALRIGHT FORGIVE(-to-lt), FORGIVE(-to-lt) gs:OH-WELL!41hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=410
307McGregor (1913) QUICKN/AIN HOUR 2~3~4 WORLD KNOW++ ABOUT THAT(2h,int) AND QUICK DET-IX-PL PEOPLE(rf) FEEL GO-TO(-to-rt) FEEL PITY(rt) QUICK SUMMONS+~GO-AWAY EAT CLOTHES MEDICINE DOCTOR SEND(rt) NO-MATTER(neg) cl:1aroundS(to-bottom-of) WORLD.33hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=307
314McGregor (1913) QUICKN/AIN HOUR 2~3~4 WORLD KNOW++ ABOUT THAT(2h,int) AND QUICK DET-IX-PL PEOPLE(rf) FEEL GO-TO(-to-rt) FEEL PITY(rt) QUICK SUMMONS+~GO-AWAY EAT CLOTHES MEDICINE DOCTOR SEND(rt) NO-MATTER(neg) cl:1aroundS(to-bottom-of) WORLD.33hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=314
245Veditz (1913) QUICKN/ABUT DET-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) pn:AMERICA DEAF(l-hand) QUICK NEAR+ INDEFINITE BAD TIME-PERIOD FOR 1P-POSS-PL(arc-to-1P) SCHOOL.23hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=245
299Veditz (1913) QUICKN/A1P-POSS-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) BEAUTIFUL SIGN QUICK NOW(rf) BEGIN SHOW RESULT 3P-POSS+(rt) TRY+.27hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=299
336Veditz (1913) QUICKN/AOLD~AGO TIME-PERIOD, OVER-ALL~AGENT THAT+(2h) SIGN, T-H-E P-E-E-T-S(ctr), T-H-E D-U-D-L-E-Y-S(rt), T-H-E E-L-Y-S(ctr), T-H-E B-A-L-L-A-R-D-S(rt), QUICK GONE++(ctr-to-rt)29hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=336