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Ector, Sir

by Brian Edward Rise
Introduced in Malory, Ector is the father of Kay and foster father to Arthur. Merlin had brought the infant Arthur to Ector and entrusted him with the child's upbringing. When Arthur draws the sword from the stone, Ector discloses the truth about Arthur's parentage.

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  • Also known as:
    Hector de Maris

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