Symbolism and Symbolic Meanings
What does a right hand closed in a fist with the index finger pointing up mean on a tombstone?
There is one way, there is one God and Jesus is his son. The
gesture was common in the 70's for the Christians often referred to
as the "Jesus Freaks" akin to the hippies with a Christian
Asked in Malaysia, Manners and Etiquette
Pointing with your index finger at anyone in Malaysia is considered rude. What is a commonly used alternative way to point?
Asked in Sign Language
What is the word TO in sign language?
You do this with your hands . . . . According to one online video, both hands are closed with the index fingers extended (pointing). Hold the left about chest height with the back of the hand outward and the index pointing up. With the right hand approximately under your chin and pointing forward, in a slight arc, bring the tip of the right index finger to the tip of the left index finger. A video is much simpler. Please see the links in the discussion area. Even the videos show slightly different variations.
Asked in Sign Language, American Sign Language
How do you spell Kaitlynn in sign language?
It is very easy to finger spell Kaitlynn, or any name, in sign language. Names and such you need to finger spell each letter, there is no quick sign to say them: K - Tuck your thumb in between your index and middle finger, your middle and index will be pointing outwards, the index finger pointing up. A - Make a fist, palm out, knuckles facing up, with the thumb pointing upwards. I - Pinky finger up, all other fingers are closed, hand palm out. T - You will make a fist with your index finger overlapping your thumb. (like in the child's game of taking their nose) palm face out. L - Like as the band, Smash Mouth, says. You make the shape of an "L" with your index and thumb (this will be backwards to you, but will be proper to the reader). Y - Palm out with the pinky finger up, the thumb pointing away from the rest and the others in a fist-like position. N - Your index and middle finger will overlap the thumb. Your other fingers remain like in a fist position. N - Repeat the above*
How do you touch your girl breasts?
Asked in American Sign Language
How do you sign the wo?
Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
What is the finger next to your thumb called?
We call that the Index finger. Most likely it was given this title due to the fact that we utilize it for pointing and it is most dominate finger utilized when searching documents, lists, information and indexes. It is also the first finger we use when searching through files. Thus, the "index" finger.
Asked in Sign Language
How do you do N to S in sign language?
N - Your index and middle finger will overlap the thumb. Your other fingers remain like in a fist position. O - You make a "ring" or an "O" with all your fingers, the index and middle fingers touching the thumb. P - Tuck your thumb in between your index and middle finger, your middle and index will be pointing outwards and down. Q - Your index and thumb are paralell and pointing down while the other fingers are in a fist position. R - Cross your middle finger over your index finger and point up. S - Make a fist, palm out, knuckles facing up, with the thumb over the index and middle fingers.