Spanish Sign Language ( Spanish: ) is a Lengua de signos o señas española, LSE sign language used mainly by deaf people in Spain and the people who live with them.
There are small differences throughout Spain with no difficulties in intercommunication, except in
Catalonia ( Catalan Sign language) and in Valencia ( Valencian Sign language). Some linguists consider both these and the Spanish Sign language three variants of a polymorphic sign language.
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Sign languages by region
American Sign Language
Extinct sign languages
Sign-language names reflect the region of origin. Natural sign languages are not related to the spoken language used in the same region. For example, French Sign Language originated in France, but is not related to French.
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