Languages Features Creators CSV Resources Challenges Add Language
GitHub icon

Notation3

Notation3 - Data notation

< >

Notation3 is a data notation created in 1998 by Tim Berners-Lee.

#1424on PLDB 25Years Old 390Users
0Books 0Papers

Notation3, or N3 as it is more commonly known, is a shorthand non-XML serialization of Resource Description Framework models, designed with human-readability in mind: N3 is much more compact and readable than XML RDF notation. The format is being developed by Tim Berners-Lee and others from the Semantic Web community. A formalization of the logic underlying N3 was published by Berners-Lee and others in 2008.N3 has several features that go beyond a serialization for RDF models, such as support for RDF-based rules. Read more on Wikipedia...


Example from the web:
@prefix dc: <http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/>. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Benn> dc:title "Tony Benn"; dc:publisher "Wikipedia".

Language features

Feature Supported Token Example
Integers
Floats
matrix-protocol.html · notation3.html · janus-lang.html

View source

- Build the next great programming language · Search · Day 214 · About · Blog · Acknowledgements · Traffic · Traffic Today · GitHub · feedback@pldb.com