How to sign 26 in American Sign Language

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Number twenty-six

Sign Instructions:

With your hand in front of you and your palm oriented away from yourself, change your hand from an "L" handshape to a "6" handshape.


Example Video

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of 26

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of 26

End of Sign

Final Frame of 26

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for 26
Touch the tips of your thumb and pinky finger together, while extending the other fingers.
Dominant Handshape for 26
Extend your thumb and index finger to form an 'L' shape, with the other fingers curled in.

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