Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024

Search: SUMMER

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
602Higgins (1923) SUMMERPERSPIREPERSPIRE: Draw right bent index, palm downward, across the forehead an dthen shake to the side as if dripping. (Sweat). (The first part of this sign is used to denote "Hot weather" or "Summer"). ("Perspire" or "Sweat" would indicate "very hot weather").107hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=602&refid=higgins1923
752Long (1918) SUMMERSUMMERSUMMER: Draw the crooked forefinger of the "G" hand across the forehead. XV,297.85hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=752&refid=long1918
751Long (1918) SUMMER~GROWSPRINGSPRING: Draw the crooked forefinger of the right "G" hand across the forehead, then sign for "grow," i.e., push the right "&" hand up through the left "O" hand.85hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=751&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
244Gallaudet (1910) SUMMERN/APAST SUMMER IX//1-2-3 1P-IX WITH 1P-POSS FEMALE~BORN K-A-T-H-A-R-I-N-E AND(l-hand) TWO(l-hand) pn:ENGLAND(lt) FRIEND D-R AND M-R-S R-A-Y-N-E-R 24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=244
199Hubbard (1913) SUMMERN/A1P-IX-PL KNOW~STAY EIGHTEEN~HUNDRED~EIGHTY~ONE, SUMMER AFTER LONG SAD, FULL FEEL~HEAVY(int).21hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=199