HH\Map::take

Returns a Map containing the first n key/values of the current Map.

Description

public function take(
  int $n,
): Map<Tk,Tv>

Returns a Map containing the first n key/values of the current Map.

The returned Map will always be a proper subset of the current Map.

n is 1-based. So the first element is 1, the second 2, etc.

Parameters

  • int $n - The last element that will be included in the Map.

Return Values

Examples

<?hh

namespace Hack\UserDocumentation\API\Examples\Map\Take;

$m = Map {
  'red' => '#ff0000',
  'green' => '#00ff00',
  'blue' => '#0000ff',
  'yellow' => '#ffff00',
  'purple' => '#663399',
};

// Take the first two elements
$take2 = $m->take(2);

var_dump($take2);
Output
object(HH\Map)#2 (2) {
  ["red"]=>
  string(7) "#ff0000"
  ["green"]=>
  string(7) "#00ff00"
}