What does oneself mean?

Definitions for oneselfwʌnˈsɛlf, wʌnz-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word oneself.


  1. oneself(Pronoun)

    The person, previously mentioned.

    One can teach oneself to do this.

  2. oneself(Pronoun)

    A person's self - a general form of himself, herself or yourself

    Teaching oneself to swim can be dangerous.

  3. Origin: A contracted form of one's self


  1. Oneself

    Oneself is an American hip hop artist based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. A former member of the legendary Rusty Ps, began his career in 1995. Oneself was influenced by jazz, reggae, funk and punk rock, he says he has gathered inspiration from each genre and incorporates it into his music. He's known for a high energy show, which includes elements of freestyle and spoken word.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oneself in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oneself in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Albert Camus:

    To know oneself, one should assert oneself.

  2. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.

  3. Bruce Lee:

    To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

  4. Simone de Beauvoir:

    To make oneself an object, to make oneself passive, is a very different thing from being a passive object.

  5. Pablo Picasso:

    Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.

Images & Illustrations of oneself

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