'Stop' in the Bible
Then Joshua spoke to Yahweh in the day when Yahweh delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel; and he said in the sight of Israel, "Sun, stand still on Gibeon! You, moon, stop in the valley of Aijalon!"
When they had come to the land of Zuph, Saul said to his servant who was with him, "Come, and let us return, lest my father stop caring about the donkeys, and be anxious for us."
It happened at the seventh time, that he said, "Behold, a small cloud, like a man's hand, is rising out of the sea." He said, "Go up, tell Ahab, 'Get ready and go down, so that the rain doesn't stop you.'"
You shall strike every fortified city, and every choice city, and shall fell every good tree, and stop all springs of water, and mar every good piece of land with stones.'"
It happened, as he talked with him, that [the king] said to him, "Have we made you one of the king's counselors? Stop! Why should you be struck down?" Then the prophet stopped, and said, "I know that God has determined to destroy you, because you have done this, and have not listened to my counsel."
he took counsel with his princes and his mighty men to stop the waters of the springs which were outside of the city; and they helped him.
I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. Please let us stop this usury.
The beginning of strife is like breaching a dam, therefore stop contention before quarreling breaks out.
If you stop listening to instruction, my son, you will stray from the words of knowledge.
Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; yes, quarrels and insults will stop.
Stop trusting in man, whose breath is in his nostrils; for of what account is he?
For Yahweh of Armies has planned, and who can stop it? His hand is stretched out, and who can turn it back?"
Gladness is taken away, and joy out of the fruitful field; and in the vineyards there will be no singing, neither joyful noise. Nobody will tread out wine in the presses. I have made the shouting stop.
It shall happen in that day, that I will give to Gog a place for burial in Israel, the valley of those who pass through on the east of the sea; and it shall stop those who pass through: and there shall they bury Gog and all his multitude; and they shall call it The valley of Hamon Gog.
Then I said, "Lord Yahweh, stop, I beg you! How could Jacob stand? For he is small."
But Nineveh has been from of old like a pool of water, yet they flee away. "Stop! Stop!" they cry, but no one looks back.