Multiplication (*)

    Syntax

    value_1 * value_2
    

    Description

    If both arguments are numbers, it returns the result by multiplying value_1 by value_2.

    If one of the arguments is String and the other is Integer, it returns the string repeated the specified number of times.

    Argument types:

    • value_1Fractional number | Integer | String
    • value_2Fractional number | Integer | String

    Return type: Depends on argument types

    Examples

    2 * 3 = 6
    
    2.1 * 3 = 6.3
    
    "Lorem" * 3 = 'LoremLoremLorem'
    
    3 * "Lorem" = 'LoremLoremLorem'
    

    Data source support

    ClickHouse 19.13, Microsoft SQL Server 2017 (14.0), MySQL 5.6, PostgreSQL 9.3.