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Auslan Sign for  hippopotamus

Photo of hippopotamus

Performance

With both hands flat, fingers slightly curved, fingertips pointing upwards, start with hands at side of mouth. Move hands simultaneously forward in an arc till little fingers are touching. Cheeks are often inflated during sign.

Variations

NZSL
Alternative sign for hippopotamus

As seen in Dictionaries

Page 25
Page 187
Page 13
Page 320

Used In Languages:

  • Auslan

Used In Regions:

  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • VIC
  • WA

Part of Categories

Animals
Mammals
Animals
Zoo Animals
Linguistic
Noun
Mime Signs
Mimed Animal signs
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