AW: Greek sign name for "Greece"
wayne at MRLANGUAGE.COM
Sun Feb 29 04:19:44 UTC 2004
Yes, that's the Greek flag (beautiful, in my opinion).
----- Original Message -----
From: "Valerie Sutton" <sutton at SIGNWRITING.ORG>
To: <SW-L at ADMIN.HUMBERC.ON.CA>
Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2004 5:17 PM
Subject: Re: AW: Greek sign name for "Greece"
> SignWriting List
> February 28, 2004
> Wayne Smith wrote:
> > When I was in Greece (Athens) in 2000, I asked just this question and
> > the sign I was going to submit is the same as what Stefan submitted
> > except
> > that I remembered that the palm orientation was facing the floor
> > (i.e., both
> > hands were palm-down). The reason for the sign is the white cross
> > shape in
> > the NW corner of the Greek flag.
> Many thanks! Do you mean this Greek flag, Wayne? The fingers would be
> crossed like a plus sign? smile...Glad to know the sign, and I will
> change it on the web...Thanks for all your help...
> Val ;-)
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