OpenB@SideChesthigh-OpenB@SideChesthigh OpenB@SideTrunkhigh-OpenB@SideTrunkhigh

American Sign LanguageEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (at different heights, depending on the final location of the preceding sign) OpenB@SideForeheadhigh-OpenB@SideForeheadhigh OpenB@SideChesthigh-OpenB@SideChesthigh

EtymologyEdit

Presumably illustrates a person by outlining his or her torso.

ProductionEdit

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SuffixEdit

Upload png, jpg, or gif image. (ASL gloss: -ER, AGENT, PERSON-MARKER)

  1. (appended to certain signs, especially those specifying an occupation or geographical area) -er; person who has (the specified occupation) or lives in (the specified area); used to form an agent noun or demonym

Usage notesEdit

  • This is one of the very few suffixes in ASL. It is not used as productively by most native ASL signers as -er is by English speakers.

Derived termsEdit

  • 5@InFinger-5@CenterChesthigh CirclesHoriz OpenB@SideChesthigh-OpenB@SideChesthigh OpenB@SideTrunkhigh-OpenB@SideTrunkhigh (American)

NounEdit

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  1. (rare in most areas) individual

SynonymsEdit

  • (individual): K@SideChesthigh-PalmDown-K@SideChesthigh-PalmDown K@SideTrunkhigh-PalmDown-K@SideTrunkhigh-PalmDown
Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 17:23