Sign system
A sign system is a key concept in semiotics and is used to refer to any system of signs and relations between signs. The term language is frequently used as a synonym for a sign-system. However, the t...
SignAloud: Gloves that Transliterate Sign Language into Text and Speech
Thomas Pryor and Navid Azodi of the University of Washington are the $10,000 Lemelson-MIT “Use it!” Undergraduate Winners for their invention SignAloud, glov...
Tommy Krångh, the sign language star of Eurovision
“I am always all in. I want to give the whole experience of the music. I have to give my whole body. When I get on the stage the music is pumping and I lose myself. I don’t know what’s happening. I a...
Hearing Hands - Touching Ad By Samsung
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Deaf Man Told To “Look Over There.” When He Does, You’ll Bawl Like A Baby!
To promote their new video call center for people with hearing disabilities, Samsung Turkey put together a wonderfully touching moment for a young man who suffers from hearing loss. They set up hidden...
Fingerspelling
Fingerspelling (or dactylology) is the representation of the letters of a writing system, and sometimes numeral systems, using only the hands. These manual alphabets (also known as finger alphabets or...
Fingerspelling - Wikipedia
Sign language
Preservation of the Sign Language, George W. Veditz (1913)A sign language (also signed language or simply signing) is a language which uses manual communication and body language to convey meaning,...
Sign language - Wikipedia
Indian Signing System
The Indian Signing System or Indian Sign System (ISS), is a convention for manually coded language used in India. It uses the words (signs) of Indian Sign Language with the word order and grammar of a...
Signed Nepali
Signed Nepali, a variant of Sign-Supported Nepali, is a means of communication often used by (nominally) signing hearing individuals in their interactions with signing deaf, or by deaf persons who for...
Yugoslav manual alphabet
The Yugoslav manual alphabet is two-handed manual alphabet that is used to spell in Yugoslav Sign Language. Some signs are modeled after letters of Serbian Cyrillic alphabet, others after Gaj's Latin ...
Yugoslav manual alphabet - Wikipedia
Hand signaling (open outcry)
Hand signaling, also known as arb or arbing (short for arbitrage), is a system of hand signals used on financial trading floors to communicate buy and sell information in an open outcry trading enviro...
Deaf-community sign language
A Deaf-community sign language is a sign language that emerges when deaf people who do not have a common language come together and form a community. This may be a formal situation, such as the establ...
Japanese manual syllabary
The Japanese Sign Language syllabary (指文字, yubimoji, literally "finger letters") is a system of manual kana used as part of Japanese Sign Language (JSL). It is a signary of 45 signs and 4 diac...
Japanese manual syllabary - Wikipedia
Movement (sign language)
In sign languages, movement, or sig, refers to the distinctive hand actions that form words. In William Stokoe's terminology, it is the SIG, an abbreviation of signation. Movement is one of five compo...
Burmese sign language
There are three schools for the deaf in Burma, the Mary Chapman School for the Deaf in Yangon (est. 1904), the School for the Deaf, Mandalay (est. 1964), and the Immanuel School for the Deaf in Kalay ...
Signed German
In Germany, Signed German, known in German as Lautsprachbegleitende Gebärden or Lautbegleitende Gebärden (LBG, "Speech-accompanying signs"), is a manually coded form of German that uses the signs of G...
Manually coded language in South Africa
In South Africa, manually coded language is used in education, as a bridge between South African Sign Language (SASL) and the eleven official oral languages of the country. These codes apply the sign...
Manually coded language in South Africa - Wikipedia
Signed Italian
Signed Italian (italiano segnato) and Signed Exact Italian (italiano segnato esatto) are manually coded forms of the Italian language used in Italy. They apply the words (signs) of Italian Sign Langu...
Nepali manual alphabet
The Nepali manual alphabet is fingerspelling devised for the Nepali alphabet-syllabary, Devanagari, to go with Nepalese Sign Language. It was developed by the Kathmandu Association of the Deaf (KAD), ...
Nepali manual alphabet - Wikipedia
Russian manual alphabet
The Russian Manual Alphabet is used for fingerspelling in Russian sign language.
Polish manual alphabet
The Polish manual alphabet is a single-handed manual alphabet used in Polish Sign Language.
Polish manual alphabet - Wikipedia
Portuguese manual alphabet
The Portuguese manual alphabet is the manual alphabet used in Portuguese Sign Language. Compared to other manual alphabets based on the Latin alphabet, it has unusual forms for many of its letters.
Portuguese manual alphabet - Wikipedia
Makaton
Makaton is a language programme designed to provide a means of communication to individuals who cannot communicate efficiently by speaking. The Makaton language programme has been effectively used wit...
Sign language in the brain
Sign language, as opposed to vocally speaking, refers to the way people communicate using physical visual-spacing communication and body language. It has been determined that the brain's left side is ...
Signed Polish
Signed Polish (język migany) or System Językowo-Migowy (SJM), is a manually coded form of Polish that uses the signs of Polish Sign Language. It is commonly used for simultaneous "translation" of Pol...
Sociolinguistics of sign languages
Sociolinguistics of sign language is the study of the relationship between social variables and linguistic variables and their effect on sign languages. The social variables external from language inc...
Manually coded English
Manually coded English (MCE) is a variety of visual communication methods expressed through the hands which attempt to represent the English language. Unlike deaf sign languages which have evolved nat...