ASL sign for: home

Definition: The place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family or household.

The sign originally came from the compound EAT+BED which became assimilated into non-compound sign HOME. It's called "perseverative assimilation".

Related signs: HOUSE, APARTMENT.

Sentence example

Gloss: every-night we-two tend-to stay-ix home, watching tv

English equivalent: We stay in almost every night and watch TV.

Printable for home

ASL printable for home

Written ASL for: home

ASL writing for home

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ASL writing for HOME

Contributed by Adrean Clark.