Signs for WHITE

Meaning: having the color of milk or fresh snow; the opposite of black.

Pronunciation (sign description): Dominant loose "5" -> flat O (handshape), palm in (orientation), in contact with the chest (location), draws away from the torso (movement). The movement can be once or twice, depending on the phonological structure of a phrase or in context.

Related signs: COLOR.

Opposite color: BLACK

Learn more colors in sign language, see the tutorial.

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