Meaning: a country in Western Europe.
Phonological variation: The movement or direction of this sign is sometimes the opposite.
It appears to be earliest ASL sign for FRENCH recorded. Signed by George Veditz in the 1913 film, "The Preservation of American Sign Language".
The same sign for FRENCH.
Signs for cities in France: PARIS.
Related signs: EUROPE.
Review 101 words. Refresher.