ASL sign for: light

Definition: The natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible.

Related signs: BRIGHT, SHINY, FLASHING, SHINY.

Sentence example

Gloss: [t]his-loc eyes[t] light ecl-light (towards eyes) eye-shine

English equivalent: The light shone in his eyes.

The subject and object are established, first with the object (use topic structure). Then, the subject (light) is next. Element classifier (ecl) is the light-emitting (towards the eyes) and the "shine" is inflected in location (from eyes).

Printable for light

ASL printable for light