Origin of nameless
Examples from the Web for nameless
A nameless, faceless entity known to his followers as Spot News, the handle of his Twitter and Instagram accounts.
Brat is going to make Brown look like a nameless session guitar player.Eric Cantor’s Primary Loss Is a Political Earthquake. And It’s Awful.|Michael Tomasky|June 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From a nameless classmate with whom he spent an hour or two rolling around in the sheets—in lieu of attending class.
What happens in a nameless Eastern European country stays in a nameless Eastern European country.‘A Sustained Sense of Violation’: When Bad House Guests Invade Literature|Matt Seidel|July 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Its nameless narrator is a recently released political prisoner and writer living under house arrest.Egypt’s Conscience: The Genius of Sonallah Ibrahim|Frederick Deknatel|May 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She would share neither treasure with that nameless leader who held Armand's allegiance.El Dorado|Baroness Orczy
When my Happiness is given me life will be an ineffable, a nameless thing.The Story of Mary MacLane|Mary MacLane
To Sara, the momentary silence that ensued was in infinity of nameless dread.The Hermit of Far End|Margaret Pedler
A nameless ecstacy thrilled through my frame when any new proof occurred that the ambiguousness of my behaviour was the cause.Wieland; or The Transformation|Charles Brockden Brown
If Mabilla, the nameless wife, was not responsible for this, who could be?Lore of Proserpine|Maurice Hewlett
early 14c., "undistinguished," from name (n.) + -less. Meaning "having no name" is early 15c.; that of "too abominable to be named" is from 1610s. Cf. Dutch naamloos, German namenlos. Related: Namelessly; namelessness.