SPARQL is the standard query language for RDF. Dydra supports SPARQL 1.1 query and update. Like SQL for relational databases, the varying implementations often differ slightly, or have a few extensions, but the basics are the same.

SPARQL Overview

Here’s a very thorough overview of SPARQL.

SPARQL and Dydra

Every Dydra repository has a standard SPARQL endpoint at


We have more information about our SPARQL dialect and supported features.