Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 2, 2024

Search: SON

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
723Higgins (1923) SONSONSON: Right "A" thumb tip at temple and then right supine hand laid in the crook of left arm as a child.127hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=723&refid=higgins1923
81Long (1918) MALE~BORNSONSON: Sign for "male;" then rest the hand on the left forearm or wrist, palms of both hands up. III,36.22hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=81&refid=long1918
539Michaels (1923) MALE~BORNSONSON: 1. Make the sign for male. 2. Put right hand on left forearm. 3. Move the arm up and down a little for baby. Show height.116hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=539&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
79Dougherty (1913) SONN/AMOM~DAD BOTH DECIDE SPEND(rf)~COLLECT MONEY GIVE(-to-rt) SON GROWUP LEARN BECOME DOCTOR HELP FIND WAY T-O CHANGE(rf) REMOVE SUFFER-PAIN AMONG(rf) PEOPLE. 10hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=79