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  2. V sign - Wikipedia

    On 18 May 1939, the French daily, Le Monde Quotidien had a headline of, 'V pour victoire'. On 14 January 1941, Victor de Laveleye, former Belgian Minister of Justice and director of the Belgian French-language broadcasts on the BBC (1940–44), suggested in a broadcast that Belgians use a V for victoire (French: "victory") and vrijheid (Dutch: "freedom") as a rallying emblem during the Second ...

  3. Sign - Wikipedia

    A natural sign bears a causal relation to its object—for instance, thunder is a sign of storm, or medical symptoms a sign of disease. A conventional sign signifies by agreement, as a full stop signifies the end of a sentence; similarly the words and expressions of a language , as well as bodily gestures , can be regarded as signs, expressing ...

  4. Traffic sign - Wikipedia

    Generally valid speed limit of 50 km/h valid within densely built-up areas, e.g. within urban settings, villages, or towns (starts with sign no. 2.30.1; ends with sign no. 2.53.1) – sometimes applicable even without producing the corresponding sign (no. 2.30.1) on minor roads after entering a settlement (sign no. 4.27) when densely built-up ...

  5. At sign - Wikipedia

    The at sign, @, is normally read aloud as "at"; it is also commonly called the at symbol, commercial at, or address sign.It is used as an accounting and invoice abbreviation meaning "at a rate of" (e.g. 7 widgets @ £2 per widget = £14), but it is now seen more widely in email addresses and social media platform handles.

  6. Indian rupee sign - Wikipedia

    The Indian rupee sign (₹) is the currency symbol for the Indian rupee (ISO 4217: INR), the official currency of India. Designed by D. Udaya Kumar , it was presented to the public by the Government of India on 15 July 2010, [1] following its selection through an open competition among Indian residents.

  7. Sign Your Name - Wikipedia

    "Sign Your Name" is a song written and performed by Terence Trent D'Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya), released as a single in December 1987. Released on his 1987 album Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby , it was an international success, reaching number two on the UK Singles Chart in early 1988 and number four on the ...

  8. American Sign Language - Wikipedia

    American Sign Language (ASL) is a natural language that serves as the predominant sign language of Deaf communities in the United States and most of Anglophone Canada.ASL is a complete and organized visual language that is expressed by both manual and nonmanual features.

  9. Destination sign - Wikipedia

    A destination sign (North American English) or destination indicator/destination blind (British English) is a sign mounted on the front, side or rear of a public transport vehicle, such as a bus, tram/streetcar or light rail vehicle, that displays the vehicle's route number and destination, or the route's number and name on transit systems using route names.