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Rename Node

Description and syntax

Renames an element, attribute, or processing instruction node.


rename node targetNode as name




The expression targetNode must point to a single target node, which can be an element, attribute, or processing instruction.
The expression name must evaluate to a QName or string.
If a QName is constructed, the mandatory namespace is declared locally.




rename node /book/title as 'header-1'


rename node /book/title as QName("""header-1")


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