Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
379Higgins (1923) SHOOT-GUNGUNGUN: As if holding a gun to shoot. (Hunt: "Gun" made in various directions.)69hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=379&refid=higgins1923
488Long (1918) SHOOT-GUNHUNTHUNT: Make motion as if holding a gun in the hand and pulling the trigger, repeating the motion and moving the imaginary gun from side to side.60hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=488&refid=long1918
294Michaels (1923) SHOOT-GUNHIT (with a gun shot)HIT (to hit with a gun shot): Make motion of holding a gun pull the trigger, and hit in the palm of one hand with the point of the index finger of the other hand. 73hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=294&refid=michaels1923
522Michaels (1923) SHOOT-GUNSHOOTSHOOT: 1. Hold an imaginary gun or pistol in your hands. 2. Take aim and pull the trigger.112hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=522&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
832Gallaudet (1910) SHOOT-GUNN/AMALE(l-hand) FEMALE(l-hand) FANCY(rep2x) FROM PLACE(rep,rt-to-lt) FAR(rt) FAR(l-hand_dom,lt) FAR(ctr) cl:LEGSonB(ride-horse), cl:LEGSonB(sidestraddle) IN CLOTHES RED AND VARIOUS CLOTHES GATHER ON A M-O-O-R MILE(rep,fwd) FOUR, FIVE FROM L-Y-N-T-O-N(l-hand) FOR(l-hand) SHOOT-GUN(rep,2h,rt-to-ctr) DEER(rep,2h)70hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=832
74Marshall (1920) SHOOT-GUNN/Ags:STRIKE-MATCH(from-leg-and-light) pose:foot-stomp cl:1(flee,rt), THUNDER SAME 1P-POSS DAD SHOOT-GUN^.10hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=74