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Baby Sign Dictionary

Please use our baby sign dictionary to help your family memorize scripture!  Gestures, or motor actions, that accompany speech have been scientifically proven to improve memory-the enactment effect.  Adding sign language to your Bible verse learning is guaranteed to help you memorize it more quickly and remember for longer!  (Click here to find out how music will also help you memorize.)

 

The majority of these signs are legitimate American Sign Language. However some of them are simplified or modified for younger children.  Modified signs will be marked with an  * To find the actual sign, go here.

admirable

 
Hands on heart
and belly move
forward.

confess

celebrate

 
Two fists make
small circles

cleanse

 
Cross arms.

correcting*

cross*

death

 
Move hand
towards chin.

deceive

don't

equipped

example

 
Press two hands up.
 
Rub hands together
like you are
washing them.

excellent

forgive*

free

God

 
Reach hand up,
toward God.

He (God)

heart*

hero*

hill

 
Lean forward.
 
Peace sign points forward.

Jesus

lean*

look (down)

Lord

love

lovely

me (us)

mountain*

noble

peace*

 
Two sideways thumbs touch together.

perseverance

praise(worthy)

Two flat hands
together.

pray

purity

race

rejoice (joy)

Slide top flat hand across bottom flat hand.

righteous(ness)

run*

say/speech

scripture*

Sit down.

shake

shout*

sin (unrighteousness)

sit*

soul*

straight*

strength*

Two flat hands move up next to face.

submit

surround

teach(ing)

think

throw

true

trust*

then point up.

understand(ing)

ways*

Slide hands

sideways and back.

work

you

young