Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024

Search: SPREAD

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
733Higgins (1923) DISTRIBUTESPREADSPREAD: Both "&" hands tips together, hands supine, right hand pointing leftward and left hand pointing rightward, and both hands moved up-out to sides, hands opening as they go. (Generous) (Distribute) (Scatter).129hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=733&refid=higgins1923
547Michaels (1923) SPREADSPREADSPREAD: 1. Put the hands so the index fingers will touch each other lengthwise in front of you. 2. Move the right hand to the right and left hand to the left. To spread disease!: 1. Cluster the fingers around the thumbs of both hands. 2. Move the right hand forward and spread out the fingers, follow this with the left hand. Repeat the movement two or three times.117hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=547&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
330Dougherty (1913) SPREADN/APEOPLE DET-IX(rt) LOOK-AT(-to-lt), BEGIN DOCTOR ALL-OVER SPREAD MEDICINE C-H-L-O-R-O-F-O-R-M(nod). 34hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=330
186McGregor (1913) LIQUID-CLASS~ocean-to-SPREADN/AROCK~cl-d:55(mountain,lt) DRY~cl-d:55(spread,rt) LIQUID-CLASS~cl-d:55(ocean)-to-gs:SPREAD(ctr) INTERFERE-1P++(rt-to-lt) GOING+(lt-to-rt) 20hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=186
271McGregor (1913) SPREADN/ATHAT++(2h) FEEL++(lt_side) SPIRIT BROTHER SPREAD(prog) NOW DAY EXPAND+(prog) DAILY++28hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=271