Fingerspelled loan signs in American Sign Language

In American Sign Language (ASL), fingerspelled loan signs are the ASL signs that the fingerspelled English letters are evolved into a sign. They are also known as lexicalized fingerspelling. These loan signs are the "borrowing" of signs from English.

Below are some examples of the loan signs which usually marked with a "#" followed by capital letters.

#OK, #IF, #DO-DO, #EX, #NO, #HA-HA, #OR, #OHHH!, #NG, #OFF, #ON and so on. #NG means "no good".

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