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Meaning of HERSELF

Pronunciation:  hur'self

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Her*self"\, pron.
1. 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. 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.

{By herself}, alone; apart; unaccompanied.

 

 

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