How to get parent category name in WordPress

This is the common requirement of developers when developing for WordPress is to display custom category name, category URL link, custom category id. if you are creating custom page template where you want show list of parent category.
Here am writing code to display parent category name of WordPress . First it gets the category name of WordPress post, and from it gets the Category ID of its parent then it gets the parent name with get_cat_name() function.

<ul class="cat_list">
    <?php
    $args = array('orderby' => 'name', 'hierarchical' => 0, 'parent' => 0, 'style' => 'none', 'taxonomy' => 'category', 'hide_empty' => 0, 'depth' => 1, 'title_li' => '');
    
    foreach(get_categories($args) as $category)
    {
    echo ' <li><a href="' . get_category_link($category->cat_ID) . '" title="' . $category->name . '">' . $category->name . '</a> </li>';
    }
    ?>              
</ul>

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