Change WordPress user roles and capabilities › Forums › How to or FAQ › How can I rename the whole role? › Reply To: How can I rename the whole role? 25/10/2023 at 13:02 #8524 VladimirKeymaster Hi WUCW, You can not do it directly. Workaround, create a new role name2 as a copy of nor name1. Then revoke role name1 from all users, whom it’s granted and grant them new role name2.