Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024

Search: STAY

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
738Higgins (1923) STAYSTAYSTAY: Both "A" hands horizontal, palms inward, and right thumb holds down left thumb nail.130hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=738&refid=higgins1923
398Long (1918) STAYSTAYSTAY: Bring both "A" hands in front and place ends of thumbs together, one above the other, and give downward pressure of hands together.52hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=398&refid=long1918
550Michaels (1923) STAYSTAYSTAY: 1. Put the right thumb on top of the left thumb. 2. Press down on the thumb in or toward the place to stay. Or, 1. Move the palm of one hand downward over or toward the place to stay.118hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=550&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
276Cloud (1913) STAYN/AALLOW 1P-IX-PL ESTABLISH UNDER N-A-D CONTROL AT INDEFINITE AREA FUTURE DECIDE, ONE SHAPE BECOME STAY KNOW~STAY AND CONTINUE SHOW(rt-to-lc) fs:OF LOVE HONOR pn:AMERICA DEAF HAVE FOR MALE THAT(1h) WHO ESTABLISH FIRST(2h) fs:PUBLIC SCHOOL FOR DEAF, WHO ESTABLISH MOST SUCCEED WAY TEACH DEAF, WHO GIVE DEAF FINGERSPELLING, WHO(rf) GIVE(rf) DEAF SIGN, C-H-A-R-L-E-S M-I-C-H-E-L D-E L-'-E-P-E-E.13hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=cloud&glossid=276
124Fay (1913) STAYN/ABUT BEFORE THAT(1h) DURING MONTH J-U-N-E GO-TO(rt) THERE(rt) CITY++ pn:WASHINGTON-DC STAY SEVERAL(2h) DAY+.8hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=124
69Gallaudet (1910) STAYN/AAND FEMALE~FANCY LEAVE-THERE(-to-rt) GOING(-to-lt) INN(lt) AND STAY DAY(1h) SEVERAL SICK AND(rf) DIE(1h).7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=69
558Gallaudet (1910) STAYN/AAND 1P-IX-PL STAY(2h,lt) AWHILE VERY PLEASANT GET49hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=558