ASL sign for APPLE


Meaning: the usually round, red or yellow, edible fruit of a small tree.

The movement once or twice are interchangeable, depending on the surrounding signed words in a sentence.

Learn how to describe the parts of an apple, using classifiers (level 2+).

Related signs: apple juice, FRUIT.

Gloss: fruits[t], ix favor rh-what ix-1 apple ix-2 grape ix-3 peach ix-4 banana

English equivalent: His favorite fruits are apple, grape, peach, and banana.

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ASL writing for APPLE

Fun photo to brighten your day

Apple tree
Photo courtesy of Jolanta Lapiak, 2007.

Apple trees at the Deaf family's house in 2007.