Definition of none other than in English:

none other than

phrase

  • Used to emphasize the surprising identity of a person or thing.

    ‘her first customer was none other than Henry du Pont’
    • ‘The show had to be good as it was choreographed by none other than irrepressible Padamsee.’
    • ‘Their cabin steward for the voyage was none other than the future Deputy Prime Minister, John Prescott.’
    • ‘The first victims of his surprise visit were none other than presspersons themselves.’
    • ‘When the lights came on, a figure sprang up in front of the screen it was none other than Mallika.’
    • ‘It was inaugurated by none other than Bill Clinton, during his visit to India as the President.’
    • ‘With a wee bit of searching, I found out the mystery presenter is none other than Nance.’
    • ‘This church is supposed to have been founded by none other than Charlemagne.’
    • ‘She's played by none other than Kitty Bruce, daughter of standup legend Lenny Bruce.’
    • ‘One of the kickers in question is none other than Neil Jenkins, the Wales record points scorer.’
    • ‘And it was none other than Rossellini who advised him to turn professional.’