17.10 - TRUNC(Date) Syntax - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Date and Time Functions and Expressions

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1211-171K
Language
English (United States)
[TD_SYSFNLIB.] TRUNC ( date_value [, fmt ] )

Syntax Elements

TD_SYSFNLIB.
Name of the database where the function is located.
date_value
A date or timestamp argument.
fmt

A character expression.

If this syntax element is NULL, NULL is returned.

If fmt is omitted, date_value is truncated to the nearest day. Sunday is considered the first day of the week. For ISO years, Monday is considered the first day of the week.

If this syntax element is not valid, an error is returned.