Sign of the Day for Wednesday, February 19, 2020

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Featured Person: Heather Whitestone was born in February. She was the first deaf person to be crowned as Miss America in 1995.

CROWN

(as in "a jeweled ring worn on the head")

What is being signed (English Meaning)

CROWN (as in "a jeweled ring worn on the head")


Sign Type

ASL


Sign Description

Both hands in the bent L handshape make a pulling down motion on the top of the head.


Memory Aid

Think of putting a crown on your head.


This Sign is Used to Say (Sign Synonyms)

Example of Usage
English Sentence

Heather Whitestone was the first deaf person to be crowned as Miss America in 1995.

ASL Gloss

YEAR 1995 H-E-A-T-H-E-R W-H-I-T-E-S-T-O-N-E SHE FIRST DEAF PERSON CROWN M-I-S-S AMERICA.


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