Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 2, 2024

Search: SUMMONS

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
124Higgins (1923) SUMMONS~COME-ONCALLCALL (to summon): Right finger tips tap back of left prone hand and then right index, palm upward, beckons to come. (Attract attention of).26hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=124&refid=higgins1923
444Higgins (1923) SUMMONS~INVITEINVITEINVITE: Right finger tips tapped against the back of left hand and add sign for "welcome," by raising right palm vertical and leftward, and moving it out and down and in as if encouraging people to walk in, i.e., right palm as if reaching out and placed on the back of the person ushered in.80hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=444&refid=higgins1923
276Long (1918) SUMMONS~COME-HERECALL, ATTRACT THE ATTENTION OFCALL, ATTRACT THE ATTENTION OF: Hold open left hand out in front, palm down and back slightly toward self; strike the back with the open right hand and then beckon toward self. VII,144.41hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=276&refid=long1918
387Long (1918) SUMMONS~INVITEINVITEINVITE: First touching the left forearm or back of left hand with right palm, the hand is extended out toward an imaginary person, palm up, and then drawn toward you.51hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=387&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
173Dougherty (1913) SUMMONS~COME-HEREN/Afs:HE SUMMONS~COME-HERE(-from-rt) 3P-POSS(rf) HELP TWO DOCTOR~AGENT YOUNG COME(rf) SEE SHARE(rf) THREE cl-d:1along1(horiz,lab-setup) cl:Aabove1++(pour-solution), cl-i:C+(at-nose,breathe-in-solution-to-put-down).19hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=173
142Fay (1913) SUMMONS~INVITEN/A1P-IX-PL HERE COLLEGE READ+ IN PAPER HOW NOW++ D-O-M pn:PEDRO IN CITY+++(rc) AND 1P-IX-PL WANT SUMMONS~INVITE(-from-rt) COME VISIT COLLEGE.9hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=142
164Fay (1913) SUMMONS~INVITEN/AMANY(arc) THING WORTH MUCH 3P-IX WANT SEE+(rt) IN CITY(rt) pn:WASHINGTON-DC(rt), SO-AS 1P-IX-PL SUMMONS~INVITE(-from-rt) NEGATIVE.11hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=164
190Hotchkiss (1913) SUMMONSN/AFIRST, LEAD 3P-POSS(rt) WALK+ SECOND OFTEN HELP(-to-rt) cl-d:CC(cane) SUMMONS LOOK-AT-1P MALE~FEMALE~CHILDREN CARELESS cl-i:Xx+(poke), cl-i:Xx(hit)18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=190
312Hotchkiss (1913) SUMMONSN/AOTHER TIME-PERIOD pn:CLERC 3P-SELF(rc) SUMMONS(lc) MALE~cl-d:B(small-height,lt) GOING PASS(-to-rt) HOUSE ASK(rc) 2P-IX APPRECIATE++ TELL(-to-rt) STEWARD++ S-T-E-W-A-R-D(l-hand) OVER-ALL INSTITUTE(l-hand) TELL(-to-rt) COMMAND GO(rt-to-lt) WOOD BRING(rt-to-lt) 1P-IX30hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=312
121Marshall (1920) SUMMONS~COME-HEREN/AWOOD TWO(rf) cl-i:XxXx(alt,strum-keg,4x) SUMMONS(at_elbow)~COME-HERE+(-from-bk_rt) SUMMONS(at_elbow)~COME-HERE+(-from-bk_lt) ARMY MARCH+ cl-i:XxXx(strum-keg,alt_3x)18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=121
122Marshall (1920) SUMMONS~COME-HEREN/AWOOD TWO(rf) cl-i:XxXx(alt,strum-keg,4x) SUMMONS(at_elbow)~COME-HERE+(-from-bk_rt) SUMMONS(at_elbow)~COME-HERE+(-from-bk_lt) ARMY MARCH+ cl-i:XxXx(strum-keg,alt_3x)18hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=122
315McGregor (1913) SUMMONS~GO-AWAYN/AIN HOUR 2~3~4 WORLD KNOW++ ABOUT THAT(2h,int) AND QUICK DET-IX-PL PEOPLE(rf) FEEL GO-TO(-to-rt) FEEL PITY(rt) QUICK SUMMONS+~GO-AWAY EAT CLOTHES MEDICINE DOCTOR SEND(rt) NO-MATTER(neg) cl:1aroundS(to-bottom-of) WORLD.33hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=315