Warning: This function has been deprecated. Use _nx() instead.

_nc( string $single, string $plural, int $number, string $domain = 'default' )

Legacy version of _n(), which supports contexts.

Description Description

Strips everything from the translation after the last bar.

See also See also

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Parameters Parameters


(string) (Required) The text to be used if the number is singular.


(string) (Required) The text to be used if the number is plural.


(int) (Required) The number to compare against to use either the singular or plural form.


(string) (Optional) Text domain. Unique identifier for retrieving translated strings.

Default value: 'default'

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Return Return

(string) The translated singular or plural form.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/deprecated.php

function _nc( $single, $plural, $number, $domain = 'default' ) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.9.0', '_nx()' );
	return before_last_bar( _n( $single, $plural, $number, $domain ) );

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Changelog Changelog

Version Description
3.0.0 Use _nx()
2.7.0 Introduced.

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