How to sign funeral in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of you with your dominant hand behind your non-dominant hand. Your palms should be oriented away from you and your index and middle fingers pointing up. Then, move both hands slightly forward a couple of times.

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Sequential Breakdown of funeral

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First Frame of funeral

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for funeral
Extend your index and middle fingers straight up, folding the thumb and the other fingers into the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for funeral
Extend your index and middle fingers straight up, folding the thumb and the other fingers into the palm.

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