Handshape: a combination of fingerspelling: I+L+Y (I Love You).
It is used to express "I love you" between a loved partner and family member, as well as a very close friend. It can be said any time, not necessarily at parting.
Variation of the movement. It is also used in Deaf Ameslan culture as farewell with love between loved and close ones.
Written ASL digit for "I-LOVE-YOU" contributed by the ASLwrite community, 2018.