Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 1, 2024

Search: ROBBER

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
665Higgins (1923) ROBBER~AGENTROBBERROBBER: Indices and middle fingers placed along upper lip, palms inward, right fingers pointing leftward and left pointing rightward, then both hands drawn to the sides.117hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=665&refid=higgins1923
556Long (1918) ROBBERROBBERROBBER: Draw the "N" hands (fingers) across the upper lip, centre to side (one on either side) and add "-er."66hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=556&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
26Gallaudet (1910) ROBBER~STEAL~AGENTN/ABUT DET-IX(It) CLASS (It) ROBBER~STEAL~AGENT3hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=26
731Gallaudet (1910) ROBBERN/AAND FROM-THEN-ON THAT(1h,rt) MALE YOUNG GET(2h) cl:1(bullet-hit-body) DIE(1h,l-hand) IN ONE ROBBER STEAL TAKE(rep2x,2h-alt,rt-to-ctr) RELATED T-H-E D-O-O-N-E-S 64hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=731