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Overview of the naming conventions of database objects

Last Updated: Jun 18, 2021

Some database objects consist of parts that you can or must name. For example, the columns in a table or view, indexes, table partitions and subpartitions, table integrity constraints, and objects that are stored within packages, including procedures and stored functions. This topic discusses the following content:

• Naming rules of database objects

• Examples of naming schema objects

• Naming guidelines of schema objects