Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 2, 2024

Search: TREE

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
792Higgins (1923) TREETREETREE: Right arm pointing upward and hand shaken, left supine under right elbow.139hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=792&refid=higgins1923
898Long (1918) TREETREETREE: Let the right elbow rest in the left palm, the forearm extended straight up and the hand as in "5;" twist the hand with a shaking motion rapidly several times. XVIII,351.99hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=898&refid=long1918
349Michaels (1923) TREE~LEAFLEAFLEAF: 1. Sign tree. 2. Hang the right hand over the left hand and shake the right hand as a leaf shakes in a tree.82hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=349&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
63Erd (1913) TREEN/Aold nokomis: pose:hands-clasped pose:pacing pose:stop 1P-POSS BABY(swaying) TELL(-to-lt) OLD(1h,bow) FATHER THERE(rt,pitch) 2P-IX(lt) HEAR(pitch) THAT(1h) ALL-NIGHT WIND-BLOW(up)(swaying) AMONG TALL(lt) TREE(sweep-arc_lt-to-rt), pose:hands-clasped.6hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=63
131Erd (1913) TREEN/Apose:pacing TROUBLE THINK(circ,1x) H-I-A-W-A-T-H-A FAR++(pitch,-to-rt) GO-AWAY(-to-rt) AMONG(rt) TREE(arc,rt) 13hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=131
158Erd (1913) TREEN/AACROSS(pitch,-to-lt) WHITE~SNOW cl-d:55(covered,lt-to-rt)~cl:55+(fields), WAY(winding,-to-lt) gs:NOTHING BELOW(rt) TREE+(arc,rt) WHITE~SNOW(rt) cl-d:55+(covered-up),rt) cl:55+(branches-hanging-arched) cl:55+(alt,push-branches-away) cl:55+(alt,branches-swaying), 17hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=158
232Erd (1913) TREEN/ATREE(arc,lt-to-rt) cl:55(trees-shaking,rt-to-lt) cl:55(trees-swaying,lt-to-rt).25hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=232
530Gallaudet (1910) TREEN/AAND 1P-IX-PL GET(lt) EAT UNDER(lt) LARGE(lt) TREE(l-hand_dom) SEEM(2h,lt) SAME OLD(2h) ENOUGH FOR YEAR(rep) THREE~HUNDRED PAST(l-hand) WHEN TIME-PERIOD O-F J-O-H-N47hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=530
36Marshall (1920) TREEN/A1P-IX(rf) gs:OVER-THERE(rt) gs:SEE cl-d:BB(cannon,rt-to-lt) cl-i:1(vert-circ-to-strike/ignite,rt) SAME(exp) TREE TREE-FALL cl:BonARM(cut-at-wrist-to-cut-at-shoulder) 5hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=36
37Marshall (1920) TREE-FALLN/A1P-IX(rf) gs:OVER-THERE(rt) gs:SEE cl-d:BB(cannon,rt-to-lt) cl-i:1(vert-circ-to-strike/ignite,rt) SAME(exp) TREE TREE-FALL cl:BonARM(cut-at-wrist-to-cut-at-shoulder) 5hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=37