Statements

Statements in EdgeQL are a kind of an expression that has one or more clauses and is used to retrieve or modify data in a database.

Query statements:

  • SELECT

    Retrieve data from a database and compute arbitrary expressions.

  • FOR

    Compute an expression for every element of an input set and concatenate the results.

Data modification statements:

  • INSERT

    Create new object in a database.

  • UPDATE

    Update objects in a database.

  • DELETE

    Remove objects from a database.

Transaction control statements:

Session state control statements: