How to sign grave in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Burial place

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hands away from yourself with your hands bend down. Move your hands toward yourself while moving your hands up and then down. As you do this you should bend your hands up so that your palms are oriented away from yourself at the end of the sign.

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Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of grave

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of grave

End of Sign

Final Frame of grave

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for grave
Create a 'C' shape with your fingers, extending the thumb outwards from the fingers as if giving a sideways thumbs-up.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for grave
Create a 'C' shape with your fingers, extending the thumb outwards from the fingers as if giving a sideways thumbs-up.

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