Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 27, 2024

Search: WALL

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
626Michaels (1923) WALLWALLWALL: 1. Let the palms of the hands face each other in front of you about a foot apart. 2. Move the hands upward to a level above your head. For great walls: Pass your hand around with palm outward or toward the wall.132hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=626&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
38Erd (1913) striking-a-wallN/AHEAR(pitch) THERE(-to-rt) INITIAL-W~cl-d:55(falls-of-Minnehaha,rt_up-to-dn) cl:55(waters-striking-a-wall)+ cl:55(dn,swirling-spray-of-water-up) cl:55(settling-down) M-I-N-N-E-H-A-H-A(rt) pose:open-arms(-to-lt) gs:COME-HERE(-to-lt), TO-1P 1P-IX FAR+(pitch).5hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=38