A set of sign-language symbols used in fingerspelling, in which different finger configurations correspond to letters of the alphabet.
- Many mistakes made by beginning fingerspellers are directly attributable to how the manual alphabet is most often shown in graphics.
- The table below shows the Russian Manual Alphabet used for fingerspelling in Russian Sign Language.
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Syllabification: man·u·al al·pha·bet
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