How to create an array with custom properties in javascript or jquery

Posted on 2015-02-05
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Last Modified: 2015-03-02
How do I create something like this in javascript or jquery:


For example, data:

myarray(1).title = "canada"
myarray(2).title = "america"
myarray(1).year = "1999"


Question by:intoxicated_curveball
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Brian Tao earned 2000 total points
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Javascript uses [] as its array indexing operator.  The expected variable is an array of object, which can be done using:
var myarray=[{'title':'canada','year':'1999'},{'title':'america'}];

// to show the result
// alert(myarray[0].title + ', ' + myarray[0].year + ', ' + myarray[1].title);

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Please see my article on objects and arrays.  http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/JavaScript/A_13138-Javascript-is-just-an-Object.html

An array and object are VERY closely linked

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