Different parts of our hands have their own names in English. Let’s learn the name of our hand parts. You’ll be able to say the name of each finger in English as well. Learning body parts vocabulary will help you with daily conversations as well as medical situations. You might need to see a doctor and explain which part of your hand hurts. Now, let’s check out the list of the hand parts.
Parts of the Hand Names
Let’s learn how we call each part of our hands in English with pictures.
Back of the Hand
Example sentence: As she walked through the dark room, she felt the cool surface of the table against the back of her hand.
Example sentence: The manicurist gently pushed back the cuticle to reveal a neat and tidy nail bed.
Example sentence: He painted his fingernails a vibrant shade of red for Christmas.
Example sentence: She traced the outline of the flower with her fingers, feeling the delicate petals beneath her touch.
Example sentence: With determination, he clenched his fist and knocked on the door, signalling his intent to enter.
Example sentence: She reached out her hand to catch the falling leaf, feeling its crisp texture.
Example sentence: Using her index finger, she pointed to the location on the map where they were planning to meet.
Example sentence: After finishing the intense workout, he felt a satisfying pop in his knuckles as he stretched his fingers.
Example sentence: As she applied the ointment, she massaged it gently into her skin using her middle finger, soothing the sore area.
She held the warm cup of tea in the palm of her hand, feeling the comforting heat seeping through her fingers.
Amy extended her pinky finger gracefully, adding a touch of elegance to her afternoon tea.
She slid the shiny engagement ring onto her ring finger, symbolizing the commitment they had made to each other.
He pressed the button with his thumb to turn on the flashlight for guidance in the dark tunnel.
She wore a beautiful bracelet around her wrist that she got for her birthday.
Parts of the Hand in English
Use the following picture to learn hand vocabulary. Simply go over the list of the hand parts on your way to school, home, or work. You can do that on the subway or bus. It’s super handy. Review it a few times, and you’ll find yourself already memorized the name of the fingers and different parts of the hand.
Hand Parts Name FAQs
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about hand parts and finger names.
What are the names of the fingers?
The names of the fingers are thumb, index finger (or pointer finger), middle finger, ring finger, and pinky finger.