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get_category › WordPress Function

get_category ( $category, $output = OBJECT, $filter = 'raw' )
Paramètres: (3)
  • (int|object) $category Category ID or category row object.
    Requis: Oui
  • (string) $output Optional. The required return type. One of OBJECT, ARRAY_A, or ARRAY_N, which correspond to a WP_Term object, an associative array, or a numeric array, respectively. Default OBJECT.
    Requis: Non
    Défaut: OBJECT
  • (string) $filter Optional. How to sanitize category fields. Default 'raw'.
    Requis: Non
    Défaut: 'raw'
  • (object|array|WP_Error|null) Category data in type defined by $output parameter. WP_Error if $category is empty, null if it does not exist.
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Retrieves category data given a category ID or category object.

If you pass the $category parameter an object, which is assumed to be the category row object retrieved the database. It will cache the category data. If you pass $category an integer of the category ID, then that category will be retrieved from the database, if it isn't already cached, and pass it back. If you look at get_term(), then both types will be passed through several filters and finally sanitized based on the $filter parameter value.


function get_category( $category, $output = OBJECT, $filter = 'raw' ) {
	$category = get_term( $category, 'category', $output, $filter );

	if ( is_wp_error( $category ) ) {
		return $category;

	_make_cat_compat( $category );

	return $category;