How to sign eye in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


Vision organ

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in a "1" handshape, with your index finger near your eye. Your palm orientation should be towards yourself. The movement of this sign is done by tapping underneath your eye a couple of times.


Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of eye

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of eye

End of Sign

Final Frame of eye

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for eye
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

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