Signs for UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE)
ASL signs for UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE)
Meaning: a country in Western Asia.
Pronunciation (production): Dominant "small-C" (handshape), palm in front of the cheek (palm orientation), brushes down/forward the chin twice (movement, location).
In ASL, fingerspell UAE. Or, use this loanword from UAE's sign language. This sign is also recorded in WFD's "Country Name-Signs". Video clip from Ayiu John Wuol, ref.
Note that, as explained in the original video, some signers used the sign (dominant "B" handshape on the upright passive hand from the wrist to the elbow) which is INCORRECT. This sign refers to the skyscraper "Burj Al Arab", not the name sign of the UAE.
Signs of the cities: Dubai.
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