I was reading code of a java project where I found a class name like "UserSansXml". This class is dealing with user objects. I wanted to know the meaning of "sans".
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'Sans' means 'without'. Think of typefaces like 'Sans-Serif'.
Without context, it's hard to speculate what 'UserSansXml' means.