# limit¶

Type of operation: Filter

## Description¶

Select the first count rows based on the current ordering of the input and filter out the rest. If there is no ordering specified a random set of count rows are returned. This verb does not work for resources, which should be filtered using topk.

## Usage¶

limit count


Argument

Type

Required

Multiple

count

int64

Required

Only one

## Accelerable¶

limit is never accelerable. A dataset that only uses accelerable verbs can be accelerated, making queries on the dataset respond faster.

## Examples¶

limit 100


Returns at most 100 rows from the input, based on the current ordering.