wp_kses_named_entities( array $matches )

Callback for wp_kses_normalize_entities() regular expression.

Description Description

This function only accepts valid named entity references, which are finite, case-sensitive, and highly scrutinized by HTML and XML validators.

Parameters Parameters


(array) (Required) preg_replace_callback() matches array.

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Return Return

(string) Correctly encoded entity.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/kses.php

function wp_kses_named_entities( $matches ) {
	global $allowedentitynames;

	if ( empty( $matches[1] ) ) {
		return '';

	$i = $matches[1];
	return ( ! in_array( $i, $allowedentitynames ) ) ? "&$i;" : "&$i;";

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Version Description
3.0.0 Introduced.

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