Spanish Sign Language (SSL)

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Spanish Sign Language is  the sign language used in Spain. Just like how Spanish is completely different from English, SSL is completely different from ASL.

SSL is the same across Spain, except for Catalonia and Valencia, which have their own signed languages (Catalan Sign Language and Valencian Sign Language).

SSL was influenced by American, Mexican, and French signed languages. And SSL itself influenced Venezuelan Sign Language.

If you are interested in learning some SSL, we recommend these free resources (you probably need to understand Spanish to use them):

Even though you’re having fun with SSL, don’t forget to learn ASL too!

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  1. Amabel Alberdeston
    Amabel Alberdeston says:

    I want learn sign language de España

    Yo quiero aprender señas de sordos de España

    🙏🏻🤟🏻

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