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See also: self, Self, šelf, -self, and self.

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From Middle English self-, silf-, seolf-, from Old English self-, sylf-, seolf-, from Proto-Germanic *selba-, from Proto-Germanic *selbaz (self). Cognate with Dutch zelf-, German selbst-, Swedish själv-, Icelandic sjálf-. More at self.

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self-

  1. of, by, in or with oneself or itself
  2. automatic

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EtymologyEdit

From pronoun self, seolf (self). More at self

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self-

  1. self, oneself
    selfbana (killer of oneself)
    selfcwalu (self-slaughter, suicide)
    selfǣta (cannibal)
  2. own, one's own
    selfdōm (independence)

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