get_comment_author( int|WP_Comment $comment_ID )

Retrieve the author of the current comment.


25 related functions found for: get_comment_author

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wp-parser-related-wordsauthor, authors, comment, comment-template-php, comments, get, user, wp-includes
wp-parser-packageTemplate, WordPress
wp-parser-source-filewp-includes/comment-template.php

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  • author
  • authors
  • comment
  • comment-template-php
  • comments
  • get
  • Template
  • user
  • wp-includes
  • wp-includes/comment-template.php
  • template

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Description Description

If the comment has an empty comment_author field, then ‘Anonymous’ person is assumed.


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Parameters Parameters

$comment_ID

(int|WP_Comment) (Optional) WP_Comment or the ID of the comment for which to retrieve the author. Default current comment.


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Return Return

(string) The comment author


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Source Source

File: wp-includes/comment-template.php


			

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Changelog Changelog

Changelog
Version Description
4.4.0 Added the ability for $comment_ID to also accept a WP_Comment object.
1.5.0 Introduced.

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