Cypher is a declarative query language for Neo4j graph database designed by Neo4j technology. Okay in a layman words “it is a language humans use to communicate with the graph database”
Some Key features of Cypher Query Language listed below
- Readability: Cypher is easily readable by humans
- Learning Curve: It’s very easy for beginners to used cypher to traverse the graph database.
- Open source: meaning you can use it as your querying language for graph database within any product.
Cypher Query Language in Practice
— Show all Closed Airport Types IN NIGERIA
MATCH (b:Airport_Type )<-[:AIRPORT_TYPE]-(a:Airport)-[:OPERATED_IN]->(c:airport_regions) WHERE b.id=’3′ AND a.iso_country=’NG’
Well cypher is a very good user friendly query language for graph database.
I would urge you to give it a trial !!!!!!!!!! .
More info on cypher see link https://neo4j.com/docs/cypher-refcard/