|used to mark the absence of a name, where something really does not have a name in reality|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: in use|
|Tools for this tag|
noname=yes can be used to mark the absence of a name i.e. where something really does not have a name in reality. This is to distinguish it from the situation where the name=* tag is missing due to incomplete OpenStreetMap data (a common situation, caused by for example sketching over aerial imagery.
This tag was discussed as one of several alternatives under discussion at Proposed features/Noname. It seems to have won.
- noname layer of qa.poole.ch, see Qa.poole.ch (QA tool).