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So I have two menus which has childs with the same name. How to get term by name but from specified parent?

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Use get_terms and specify name and parent.

$name = 'Flowers';
$parent_id = 42;

$args = array(
    'name' => $name,
    'parent' => $parent_id
);
$terms = get_terms( 'category', $args );
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  • Strange, but get_terms returns only 1 value, but in database I have 3... I use like this: get_terms('gp_hubs', ['name' => 'Vilniaus miestas/rajonas']) and get only one... Here is my db dropbox.com/s/rn8ru7ubcejdyhl/…
    – Kirix
    Jan 31, 2016 at 22:46
  • do all of them have posts assigned? you have to set hide_empty to false if you want terms that have no posts.
    – Milo
    Feb 1, 2016 at 0:33

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