Over a million developers have joined DZone.
{{announcement.body}}
{{announcement.title}}

Alpha Sort W/o Articles Of Speech ("A", "The", "An")

DZone's Guide to

Alpha Sort W/o Articles Of Speech ("A", "The", "An")

·
Free Resource
I don't know if theres is a better way of doing this. I just sort by the title column after trimming leading An, A, The, and "...

select title from blog order by TRIM(leading 'The ' from TRIM(leading "A " from TRIM(leading "An " from TRIM(leading '"' from title))));  
Topics:

Opinions expressed by DZone contributors are their own.

THE DZONE NEWSLETTER

Dev Resources & Solutions Straight to Your Inbox

Thanks for subscribing!

Awesome! Check your inbox to verify your email so you can start receiving the latest in tech news and resources.

X

{{ parent.title || parent.header.title}}

{{ parent.tldr }}

{{ parent.urlSource.name }}