Extract names from symbolsSource:
as_name() converts symbols to character strings. The
conversion is deterministic. That is, the roundtrip
symbol -> name -> symbol always gives the same result.
as_name()when you need to transform a symbol to a string to refer to an object by its name.
as_label()when you need to transform any kind of object to a string to represent that object with a short description.
A string or symbol, possibly wrapped in a quosure. If a string, the attributes are removed, if any.
rlang::as_name() is the opposite of
you're writing base R code, we recommend using
which is an alias of
as.name() that follows a more modern
terminology (R types instead of S modes).