Although his name means ‘son of Cécht’, he’s actually the son of Ogma and has supposedly inherited his father’s famous verbal skills.
With a name like Mac-Cécht? Can you pronounce it? Do you think it would be eloquent if you could? It looks like the sound someone makes when clearing a throat to expel a large blob of phlegm.
We can only hope that Mac Cécht ‘s silver tongue lives up to the hype. Try invoking him the next time you need to make an important speech. With any luck, he will make even uncouth utterances such as webinar or flatulence sound like honey in your mouth.
His wife is the Irish tutelary goddess Fódla, who seems to have had some pronunciation issues of her own...
Mac Cécht Facts and Figures
Name: Mac Cécht
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Téthur, Mac Cecht
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
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Article last revised on May 23, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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