Georgian Sign Language
|Georgian Sign Language|
Russian Sign Language?
Fingerspelling originally used an alphabet based on the Russian manual alphabet. However, in 2012 a new Mkhedruli-based manual alphabet was developed with the support of the Union of the Deaf of Georgia.
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Georgian Sign Language". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
- Final workshop in Georgian Sign Language, 2011, Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia
- N. Kitesashvili, n.d., Basic Lexicon of Georgian Sign Language
- Tamar Makharoblidze, 2013, The Georgian Dactyl Alphabet Disability Studies Quarterly, 33:3
^a Sign-language names reflect the region of origin. Natural sign languages are not related to the spoken language used in the same region. For example, French Sign Language originated in France, but is not related to French. ^b Denotes the number (if known) of languages within the family. No further information is given on these languages.