Baby Sign Language: Fingerspelling V, W, X

Learning the sign language alphabet is also a great way to learn the A-B-Cs. Teach your baby the signs for the letters v, w, and x in baby sign language fingerspelling with the following descriptions and videos.


Hold the index and middle fingers apart and pointing up. Rest the other fingers and thumb on the palm.



Hold the index, middle, and ring fingers apart and pointing up. Rest the pinky and thumb on the palm.



Form the hand except the index finger into a fist. Bend the index finger at the knuckle.



Porpora, Tracey. 2011. The complete guide to baby sign language: 101 trips and tricks every parent needs to know. Ocala, FL: Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.

Heather Johnson

Heather Johnson is a mother, wife, writer, librarian, and linguist. She earned a BA in English studies with a minor in creative writing from Illinois State University in May 2007, an MS in library and information science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in May 2009, and an MS in English studies with an emphasis in linguistics at Illinois State University in December 2011.

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