Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024

Search: SAD

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
676Higgins (1923) SADSADSAD: Palms of one or both open hands towards face as if holding the weeper's towel, head bent towards hands. (Mourn) (Dejected) (Gloomy).119hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=676&refid=higgins1923
115Long (1918) SADSAD, SADNESS, DEJECTED, GLOOMYSAD, SADNESS, DEJECTED, GLOOMY, etc.: Hold the hands in front of the face, fingers extended and apart, pointing up; bring the hand down a little way with a jerk and bend the head slightly over as the hand falls, indicating a dejected attitude. IV,51.25hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=115&refid=long1918
504Michaels (1923) SADSADSAD: 1. Hold both palms before your face. 2. Move them down to your breast. 3. Have a sad look.109hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=504&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
664Hotchkiss (1913) SADN/A3P-POSS(lt) FRIEND ALL SAD CRY(2h-alt) 62hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=664
684Hotchkiss (1913) SADN/AHEAVEN~THERE(up_rt) ANGEL SING GIVE(up_rt) GOD SEE(l-hand,lt) pn:JESUS(lt) DIE(1h,l-hand,lt), SAD STOP SING CRY(1h)64hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=684
202Hubbard (1913) SADN/A1P-IX-PL KNOW~STAY EIGHTEEN~HUNDRED~EIGHTY~ONE, SUMMER AFTER LONG SAD, FULL FEEL~HEAVY(int).21hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=202
208Hubbard (1913) SADN/A3P-IX(rt) IN HOUSE SAD(rf) THERE(lt) DOCTOR TRY CAUSE(-to-rt) BODY(rf)~STRONG(rt).22hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=208