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jQuery last() Method

❮ jQuery Traversing Methods

Example

Select the last <p> element inside the last <div> element:

$("div p").last()
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Definition and Usage

The last() method returns the last element of the selected elements.

Tip: To return the first element, use the first() method.


Syntax

$(selector).last()

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Select the last <span> element in a set of <p> elements
How to select the last <span> element in a set of <p> elements.


❮ jQuery Traversing Methods