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Chapter 2. JSON and the JSONiq data model

2.1. JSON
2.2. JSONiq values
2.3. Objects
2.4. Arrays
2.5. Atomics
JSONiq is a query language that was specifically designed for native JSON support.

2.1. JSON

As stated on, JSON is a lightweight data-interchange format. It is easy for humans to read and write. It is easy for machines to parse and generate.
A JSON document is made of the following building blocks: objects, arrays, strings, numbers, booleans and nulls.