Sign language: general


index

auxiliary sign language

auxiliary sign language; admitted name

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Identifier: auxiliarySignLanguage   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: A sign language originated in and used by a spoken language community in certain contexts, or used in the communication between groups of hearing people that do not share a spoken language.
Source: Sign language literature

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Language sections: English, Dutch


fingerspelling

fingerspelling; admitted name

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Identifier: fingerspelling   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: Manual representation of writing symbols from a spoken language, such as a hand alphabet for Latin scripts.
Source: Sign language literature

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home sign

home sign; admitted name

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Identifier: homeSign   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: Signing developed and used by deaf person with a restricted group of people in his/her surroundings.
Source: Sign language literature

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manually coded speech

manually coded speech; admitted name

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Identifier: manuallyCodedSpeech   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: A communication system that is similar to sign supported speech but that uses specific conventions for manually representing grammatical forms of the spoken language.
Source: Sign language literature

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sign gloss

sign gloss; admitted name

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Identifier: signGloss   Type: complex/open   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: Written word from a spoken language that is used to represent a lexical item in sign language.
Source: Sign language literature

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Data type: string


sign language

sign language; admitted name

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Identifier: signLanguage   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: A visual language used by a deaf community.
Source: Sign language literature

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sign parameter

sign parameter; admitted name

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Identifier: signParameter   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: One of the building blocks of the form of a sign in a loose phonological description in the tradition of Stokoe's book "Sign Language Structure" from 1960.
Source: Sign language literature

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sign supported speech

sign supported speech; admitted name

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Identifier: signSupportedSpeech   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: Any mix between spoken and signed language where the spoken language word order is more prominent.
Source: Sign language literature

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spoken language

spoken language; admitted name

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Identifier: spokenLanguage   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: An auditory-visual language used primarily by a hearing community.
Source: Sign language literature

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village sign language

village sign language; admitted name

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Identifier: villageSignLanguage   Type: simple   Origin: Sign language literature   Profile: Sign Language

Definition: A sign language used by deaf and hearing people only in a relatively constrained local context such as a village.
Source: Sign language literature

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Nametype
1auxiliary sign languagesimple
2fingerspellingsimple
3home signsimple
4manually coded speechsimple
5sign glosscomplex/open
6sign languagesimple
7sign parametersimple
8sign supported speechsimple
9spoken languagesimple
10village sign languagesimple