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nameless

adjective uk   /ˈneɪm.ləs/ us  
having no name, or having a name that is not known: a nameless soldier the nameless author of a medieval text
Translations of “nameless”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無名的, 不知名的…
in Russian безымянный, неизвестный…
in Turkish isimsiz, adsız, meçhul…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无名的, 不知名的…
in Polish nieznany, bezimienny, nieokreślony…
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