己 means 'self'

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Strokes : 3    Radical number: 49    Frequency: 991   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 24 words   Used in 172 words   Used in 843 names   Component in 46 kanji (23 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   コ   キ
   おのれ self
Kun    つちのと   な
Name    し   み
 sign of the snake  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 己 is used 4 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 己 is used 151 times, read 5 ways.
コ : 126 words FIND ALL
self; oneself
キ : 13 words FIND ALL
self denial; self control
おのれ : 10 words FIND ALL
1. oneself (itself, etc.)  (archaic)
2. I; me  (humble)
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つちのと : 1 word FIND ALL
56th of the sexagenary cycle  (see also: 干支)
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な : 1 word FIND ALL
1. I  (archaic)
2. you
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Henshall: 866 (originally: 855)  Joy o' Kanji : 855  Key to Kanji: 296 

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コ   キ   おのれ self   
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