PHP | list() Function

PHP list() Function


Hello folks! welcome back to a new section of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP list() Function.

Like array, this is not really a function, but a language construct. list() in PHP is used to assign a list of variables in one operation.

Syntax

Following below is the syntax to use this function -

list ( $var1, $var2, $var3.. )


Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameter & Description
1

var1(Required)

The first variable to assign a value to

2

var2(Optional)

The second variable to assign a value to

3

var3(Optional)

The third variable to assign a value to


Return Value

This function does not return anything.

Example

Try out the below example -

<?php
   $fruit = array("mango","apple","banana");
   
   list($a, $b, $c) = $fruit;
   echo "I have several fruits, a $a, a $b, and a $c.";
?> 

Output

When the above code is executed, it will produce the following result -

I have several fruits, a mango, a apple, and a banana


Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we are going to be discussing about the PHP natcasesort() Function.

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