How to sign Indian in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


Native American individuals

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in an "F" handshape with the fingertips of your thumb and index fingers touching the side of your chin. Then, bring your hand up hand touch the fingertips of your thumb and index fingers on the side of your head.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of Indian

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of Indian

End of Sign

Final Frame of Indian

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for Indian
Touch your thumb to the index finger, creating a circle, with the other fingers extended straight up.

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