Origin of himself
Examples from the Web for himself
In the first episode, an officer is shown video of himself shooting and killing a man.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And as he adjusted to this change in circumstances, he screamed at himself a second time: Wait!Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Lucas said that he himself nonetheless hopes to become a cop.
Unlike the characters he plays, men who came from nowhere and, as he himself puts it, “go home to nobody.”The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Antoine himself had recently been arrested on a six-year-old warrant for a dime bag of weed.
It was Luke Marner himself who was going to America, and was going to write home to clear him.Through the Fray|G. A. Henty
Breakfast over, each individual disposes of himself as best accords with inclination or interest.
He was educated at Aberystwyth and at Llangeitho, and then himself kept school in both these places.
I again refused, and we stood higgling, until we agreed that I should pay him six, and one by way of a dress for himself.The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan|James Morier
One of the "owned" senators representing a decadent New England state, himself master of the state political machine.Theft|Jack London
British Dictionary definitions for himself
- the reflexive form of he or him
- (intensifier)the king himself waved to me