To start the sign “Deaf” in American Sign Language (ASL) raise your index finger and move it to your cheek near the ear. From there, make a movement to a spot on your cheek near your mouth and chin.
Do I use my right or my left hand for signing “Deaf”?
For signs like “Deaf” that use only one hand, you typically use the hand you also write with. So in case you are left-handed, you would normally use your left hand for signing “Deaf”.
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