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String & Binary Functions (Large Language Model)

EMBED_TEXT_768 (SNOWFLAKE.CORTEX)

Creates a vector embedding of 768 dimensions from English-language text.

Syntax

SNOWFLAKE.CORTEX.EMBED_TEXT_768( <model>, <text> )
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Arguments

model

A string specifying the vector embedding model to be used to generate the embedding. This must be one of the following values.

  • snowflake-arctic-embed-m

  • e5-base-v2

Supported models might have different costs.

text

The text for which an embedding should be calculated.

Returns

A vector embedding of type VECTOR.

Access control requirements

You must use a role that has been granted the SNOWFLAKE.CORTEX_USER database role. See Required privileges for more information on granting this privilege.

Example

In this example, a vector embedding is generated for the phrase hello world using the snowflake-arctic-embed-m model:

SELECT SNOWFLAKE.CORTEX.EMBED_TEXT_768('snowflake-arctic-embed-m', 'hello world');
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