Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024

Search: YELLOW

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
860Higgins (1923) YELLOWYELLOWYELLOW: Right "Y" horizontal, palm leftward, shaken at side.151hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=860&refid=higgins1923
664Long (1918) YELLOWYELLOWYELLOW: Similar motion (BLUE) with the right "Y" hand.77hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=664&refid=long1918
666Michaels (1923) YELLOWYELLOWYELLOW: 1. Extend the thumb and little finger of one hand. 2. Move the hand in a round-about and twisting manner in front of you.139hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=666&refid=michaels1923
475Michaels (1923) YELLOW~LARGE~GLOBEPUMPKINPUMPKIN: 1. Sign yellow, large and ball or globe.105hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=475&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
459Gallaudet (1910) YELLOWN/ANEAR(rep) THAT(1h) H-E-A-T-H-E-R, LAND PLACE(-to-rt) WITH G-O-R-S-E YELLOW BEAUTIFUL VERY ALL-OVER(2h,l-hand_static,rc) AND(l-hand) FROM-THEN-ON(-to-rt) B-R-A-K-E-N RED(l-hand) BLACK(l-hand) COLOR GROW(rep3x,small_arc_at_rt) AND DURING INDEFINITE LOOK-AT(1h+arc-to-rt) SEEM(2h) SAME ONE BEAUTIFUL ARTIST(rep5x,lt) cl-d-trace:11(picture-frame,lt) IN C-O-L-O-R 42hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=459
333McGregor (1913) YELLOWN/AAND(int) 1P-IX-PL STOP gs:WAIT (rt)ASK-QUESTION(-to-rt) WHO THERE(rt) BLACK~FACE OR YELLOW OR WHITE~FACE OR BROWN(ctr) gs:NOTHING(exp) gs:NOTHING(exp)34hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=333
487McGregor (1913) YELLOWN/ADURING ALL-NIGHT 3P-SELF BED cl:55(light-shining,wg-to-1P)~cl:55(shake,shining-from-1P) WAKE-UP(with-wonder) THERE(-to-lt) SEE(lt) SPIRIT(rf)~FLY SIT WRITE+ BOOK YELLOW.45hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=487