Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
281Higgins (1923) pn:ENGLANDENGLISHENGLISH: Palm of right hand over and surrounding back of left hand, left pointing rightward and palm down, right fingers grasp fleshy part of little finger edge and gives the left hand a shake.53hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=281&refid=higgins1923
937Long (1918) pn:ENGLANDENGLANDENGLAND: Reach the right hand across the back of the left open hand and grasp the fleshy part of the hand (so the right palm rests on the back of the left hand) and draw it toward self. XX,365.103hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=937&refid=long1918
191Michaels (1923) pn:ENGLANDENGLANDENGLAND: 1. Lap the fingers of the right hand over the back of the left hand. 2. Pull the hands toward you. Repeat the pull two or three times.55hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=191&refid=michaels1923
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