Reserved Words

YQL has a number of reserved words that have special meanings and are part of the language syntax.

Table Names

The following reserved words cannot be used in table names:

  • and
  • desc
  • from
  • in
  • or
  • show
  • table
  • tables
  • tenant
  • tenants
  • view
  • views
  • where

Variables and Filters

The following reserved words cannot be used as variables or filters:

  • and
  • in
  • or
  • where

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