Definition: a person who presides; the elected head of a republican state.

Learner tip: Not to be confused with NETHERLANDS (Holland). Different handshapes and palm orientation.

Related signs: vice president, prime minister.

Name signs for former U.S. presidents: Barack Obama, Ronald Reagan, Joe Biden, Donald Trump.

When a president is in the final period of office, they become LAME DUCK.

Deaf Culture and tidbits

Deaf culture/history

Did you know that there was a Deaf President Now protest at Gallaudet University in 1988?

ASL Doodle

ASL doodle art by Jolanta Lapiak, November 2020

This doodle art depicts a written word PRESIDENT in ASL with the glowing purplish hue around the two-handed handshape "S" above the top of the head. Below the digit of the head, it spells PRESIDENT in both ASL and English alphabets.

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