Meaning of self-raised in English:

self-raised

Pronunciation /ˌsɛlfˈreɪzd/

adjective

  • Raised without external agency, intervention, or aid. Sometimes: specifically †(of a plant) wild, uncultivated (obsolete).

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Sparrow (1615–1670), translator and lawyer. From self- + raised.