How to Add Prefix in Each Key of PHP Array?

By Hardik Savani May 14, 2024 Category : PHP

Hey Dev,

In this short tutorial, we will cover a array add prefix on keys php. I explained simply step by step php array add prefix to keys. I explained simply about php array add prefix. We will use php add prefix to each element in array.

Whenever you require to add one character or more to each and every key of array then most of the people would like prefer add key using for loop or foreach loop. But we can do this without using any kind of loop. using array_combine(), array_keys() and array_map() through we can add prefix on each key of array, In Bellow example you can see how to use both function together and add faster way to add prefix of every item key:


$myArray = ['0'=>'Hi','1'=>'Hello','2'=>'Hey'];

$myNewArray = array_combine(

array_map(function($key){ return 'a'.$key; }, array_keys($myArray)),







[a0] => Hi

[a1] => Hello

[a2] => Hey


I hope it can help you...

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