RandomEntity

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RandomEntity[spec]

gives a pseudorandom entity with a type determined by the specification spec.

RandomEntity[spec,n]

gives a list of n pseudorandom entities.

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Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

Get a sample of a "Country" entity:

Find a sample of 5 "Volcano" entities:

Scope  (2)

Samples can be given from EntityClass expressions:

Implicit EntityClass expressions, based on conditional EntityProperty values, can also be sampled:

Possible Issues  (3)

If the sample size is larger than the number of available entities, an error message is issued:

The specified type should be an Entity, EntityClass, or known entity type:

Sample selection is done using the online Wolfram Knowledgebase, and does not follow client SeedRandom state:

Introduced in 2015
 (10.2)