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  1. having no lord.
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Origin of lordless

before 900; Middle English lordles, Old English hlāfordlēas. See lord, -less
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Historical Examples

  • The fate of these lordless communities and of their waste was still trembling in the balance when King Harold fell.

    Domesday Book and Beyond

    Frederic William Maitland

  • In the lordless villages economic forces of an easily imaginable kind will make for this end.

    Domesday Book and Beyond

    Frederic William Maitland

  • As a spark of fire consumeth summer's parched and sapless wood, Kuru's lordless, lifeless forces shall be angry Arjun's food!