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get_catname() WP 0.71

Deprecated in 2.8.0. It is no longer supported and can be removed in future releases. Use get_cat_name() instead.

Retrieve the category name by the category ID.

No Hooks.

Return

String. category name

Usage

get_catname( $cat_ID );
$cat_ID(int) (required)
Category ID

Notes

  • See: get_cat_name()

Changelog

Since DEL 2.8.0 Introduced.

Code of get catname: wp-includes/deprecated.php WP 5.2.2

<?php
function get_catname( $cat_ID ) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.8.0', 'get_cat_name()' );
	return get_cat_name( $cat_ID );
}