How to sign Alabama in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Sign the letter "A", then "L", then "A".


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of Alabama

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of Alabama

End of Sign

Final Frame of Alabama

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for Alabama
Make a fist with all fingers curled in and the thumb pressed against the index finger.
Dominant Handshape for Alabama
Extend your thumb and index finger to form an 'L' shape, with the other fingers curled in.

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