The Mesopotamian god of death and sterility that terrorized the land of Canaan in Babylonian mythology. His name means "death" and he lives in the Afterworld. Mot's rivalry with the fertility god Baal is legendary, and through his machinations Mot managed to kill him. However, Baal's younger sister Anat had him brought back to life, after which she exacted revenge on Mot by killing him. However Mot did not stay dead, and it is said that Anat slays him every harvest season, only for him to revive again each spring.