one who kills oneself.

Nearby words

  1. self-serve,
  2. self-service,
  3. self-serving,
  4. self-similarity,
  5. self-slaughter,
  6. self-sow,
  7. self-sown,
  8. self-starter,
  9. self-sterile,
  10. self-stick

Origin of self-slayer

First recorded in 1680–90

Related formsself-slain, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for self-slayer

  • The self-slayer kills himself because he will not wait for death.

    Tragic Sense Of Life|Miguel de Unamuno