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1

Family

2

all-together

3

brother

4

sister

5

mom

6

dad

7

sometimes

8

camping

9

like/same

10

BIG / LARGE:
 

Notice in the sign below the "L" hand index fingers are bent?  That is a generic sign for "largeness" or the state of being big.  If I use "normal" "L" hands then the sign becomes an initialized sign for "LARGE."  

11

small

12

medium

13

only

just-Hold up an index finger in the neutral fingerspelling position. The finger is pointing up, the palm-side of the hand is facing forward. Make a twisting rotational movement and end up with the palm-side of the hand facing backward towards yourself. 

single-To sign this version of "only" hold an index-hand palm up (the index finger is pointing up, the flat of the fingernail is toward the viewer).  Move the hand in a small horizontal circle as if drawing a circle the size of a quarter on the underside of a table. 

14

all

15

have

16

have-to

need

17

people

18

baby

19

date

20

husband

21

child

22

children

multiple child

23

boy

24

girl

25

man

26

woman

27

grandma

28

grandpa

29

parents

mom then dad

30

grandparents

grandma and grandpa at same time

31

adopt/take/host

32

cousin

use masculine/feminine

Plural is at cheekbone

33

nephew

open "n" and shake

34

Niece

open "n" and shake

35

wife

36

step

"L" turn out

"2" and turn out

37

half 1/2

3/4

5/8

Start with numerator

move hand down while changing to 

denominator

38

twins

39

uncle

40

aunt

41

in-law

Tap "l" against non-dom hand up then down

42

dead/missing

opposite of spring

43

to-die

44

pass-away

dead

opposite of spring

45

divorce

46

wedding

open palm in at waist and cross

47

marry

48

engaged

"e" like putting a ring on

49

older/tall

50

younger/short

51

son

52

daughter

53

kids

"i love you" and wiggle under nose

(like wiping a kid's nose)

54

single/lonely

"d" bring index down each side of cheek

like crying

55

God

"b" down in front of nose and out