Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024

Search: SKY

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
708Higgins (1923) SKYSKYSKY: Right "B" to signify "Blue" moved around to indicate the dome of the sky.124hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=708&refid=higgins1923
871Long (1918) SKYSKY, HEAVENSSKY, THE HEAVENS: Hold the "B" hands up in front, their ends pointing out and touching; draw them apart toward the side and down, so they describe the arc of the sky.96hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=871&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
243Erd (1913) SKYN/Apose:step-back YELL(pitch,2h) BRING(up,pitch,-to-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against-lt) HEAR(pitch) cl:55(up,shaking-spreads), STAR++(lt-to-rt) SKY cl:5(stars-shake,lt-to-rt), FEEL SAME(lt) WITH 3P-POSS(lt) GRIEVE(bow).26hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=243