numpy.char.startswith#

char.startswith(a, prefix, start=0, end=None)[source]#

Returns a boolean array which is True where the string element in a starts with prefix, otherwise False.

Parameters:
aarray_like, with np.bytes_ or np.str_ dtype
prefixarray_like, with np.bytes_ or np.str_ dtype
start, endarray_like, with any integer dtype

With start, test beginning at that position. With end, stop comparing at that position.

Returns:
outndarray

Output array of bools

See also

str.startswith