Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
494Long (1918) THINK~GOALASPIRE, AIM TOWARDASPIRE, AIM TOWARD SECURING AN OBJECT: Place the end of the forefinger of the right hand at the side of the forehead just above the eye, and hold the left "G" hand out, forefinger pointing upward; bring the right forefinger away from the forehead and carry it to and strike the end of the left forefinger with its end. This also indicates purpose.61hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=494&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
286Hotchkiss (1913) THINK~GOALN/A1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) LIVE THINK~GOAL++ EAT+++(2h-alt)26hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=286
134Hubbard (1913) THINK~GOALN/APRESIDENT OVER-ALL 3P-SELF(false-start), PRESIDENT OVER-ALL 3P-SELF PICK-FROM+(ctr-to-lt) THINK~GOAL PRESIDENT 14hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hubbard&glossid=134