The sign for "marriage"
is made by clasping both hands comfortably together.
For right-handed people the right hand should be on top of the left hand.
MARRIAGE / MARRY:
Aid: think of a couple joining hands
at their wedding:
Okay, let me show you better way to sign WIFE. It is a "compound." Instead of signing "GIRL + MARRIAGE" I simply
bring a modified "C" handshape down from my chin. I consider this to
be a better way to sign WIFE because it is more efficient. The sign for
HUSBAND also can be "compounded" and uses a modified "C" as
the starting and ending handshape.
NOTE: The "marriage" sign doesn't mean "wedding." They are two different