Mac Cecht

Irish - A Danaan king of Ireland. Brother of Mac Cool and Mac Greine. Husband of Fohla. He and the other kings, Mac Cool and Mac Greine, killed Ith, leader of an expedition from Spain, so precipitating the invasion of the Milesians. He was killed by Eremon, son of Milesius. Referred to as Mac Cecht, Mac Ceacht, Mac Ceacht, Mac Cecht, Mac Cecht, Son of the Plough, Son of the Plough or Mac Cecht.
Irish - A giant warrior. Son of Snade Teched. When Conary and his party were besieged at Da Derga's hostel by pirates led by Conary's three fosterbrothers, Mac Cecht broke through the invaders' ranks to get a drink for Conary who was dying of thirst. Magic had dried or hidden all the rivers and he searched far and wide before he could fill his cup. When he got back to the hostel it had fallen and Conary was dead. He killed the two pirates who had cut off Conary's head and gave the severed head a drink. The head spoke to Mac Cecht and thanked him for the water. In some accounts, Conall Cearnach appears in place of Mac Cecht. In some accounts, known as Mac Cecht, Mac Ceacht, Mac Ceacht, Mac Cecht, Mac Cecht, Son of the Plough, Son of the Plough or Mac Cecht.

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