Summery Summery

Load the child themes translated strings.

Syntax Syntax

load_child_theme_textdomain( string $domain, string $path = false )

Description Description

If the current locale exists as a .mo file in the child themes root directory, it will be included in the translated strings by the $domain.

The .mo files must be named based on the locale exactly.

Parameters Parameters


(Required) Text domain. Unique identifier for retrieving translated strings.


(Optional) Path to the directory containing the .mo file.

Default value: false

Return Return

(bool) True when the theme textdomain is successfully loaded, false otherwise.

Source Source

File: wp-includes/l10n.php

function load_muplugin_textdomain( $domain, $mu_plugin_rel_path = '' ) {
	/** This filter is documented in wp-includes/l10n.php */
	$locale = apply_filters( 'plugin_locale', determine_locale(), $domain );

	$mofile = $domain . '-' . $locale . '.mo';


Changelog Changelog

Version Description
2.9.0 Introduced.


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