How to sign 9th in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

With your hand in a "9" handshape, begin with your hand in front of you and your palm orientation down. Then rotate your wrist and move your hand slightly forward until your palm is oriented towards yourself.


Example Video

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of 9th

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of 9th

End of Sign

Final Frame of 9th

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for 9th
Touch your thumb to the index finger, creating a circle, with the other fingers extended straight up.

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