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hərˈsɛlfher·self

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Wiktionary

  1. herselfpronoun

    her;

    She injured herself.

  2. herselfpronoun

    she;

    She was injured herself.

  3. herselfpronoun

    A self-important female

    What's herself up to this time?

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Herselfpronoun.

    The female personal pronoun, in the oblique cases reciprocal.

    The jealous o’er-worn widow and herself,
    Since that our brother dubb’d them gentlewomen,
    Are mighty gossips in this monarchy. William Shakespeare, Rich. III.

    The more she looks, the more her fears increase,
    At nearer sight; and she’s herself the less. Dryden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Herself

    an emphasized form of the third person feminine pronoun; -- used as a subject with she; as, she herself will bear the blame; also used alone in the predicate, either in the nominative or objective case; as, it is herself; she blames herself

  2. Herself

    her own proper, true, or real character; hence, her right, or sane, mind; as, the woman was deranged, but she is now herself again; she has come to herself

Wikidata

  1. Herself

    Herself is a film and tv character.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Herself

    hėr-self′, pron. the emphatic form of she in the nominative or objective case: in her real character: having the command of her facilities, sane.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'herself' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #527

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'herself' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1739

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of herself in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of herself in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of herself in a Sentence

  1. Bob Dorfman:

    She's done a tremendous job of building up her non-court brand. She obviously has the advantage of being attractive and still a young woman, she's built a name for herself. She's personable, likeable. I think she'll have a pretty extensive shelf-life.

  2. De Oliveira:

    She's very influenced by the experiences she's had growing up, there's loss there, and so she carries that guilt ... or that darkness with her for most of her life and so which leads her to do something that she ultimately feels is right for herself.

  3. Stu Holden:

    She’s a very very very lovely girl. Very attractive and beautiful and has a lot to say for herself, very intelligent, from the moment we buckled our seatbelts until we touched down on the ground, the conversation just kind of took off.

  4. Sherry Jo Matt:

    She lit up a room, her heart was pure, she would do anything for anybody and the only person at the end of the day Siena ever hurt was herself, the demons of mental illness and the shackles of addiction took over who she really was at her core.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    The queen made sure her reign was never really about herself. Not about her fame. Or her feelings. Or her personal wants or needs.

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