Verses where 'bent' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Bent' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (21 times). The word 'Bent' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Bent' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 to make the NIV2011. If the word was moved around (for example if the grammar was changed) in the verse it will not be listed below, this page only lists where words have been added or removed.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
Uses TNIV text375.0%
New text in NIV2011125.0%

Please note: The above statistics are compiled at the level of the entire verse text, not the word level.

Verses where Bent was removed

Proverbs 17:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַךְ־ מְרִ֥י יְבַקֶּשׁ־ רָ֑ע וּמַלְאָ֥ךְ אַ֝כְזָרִ֗י יְשֻׁלַּח־ בּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984An evil man is bent only on rebellion; a merciless official will be sent against him.
TNIVEvildoers foster rebellion against God; the messenger of death will be sent against them.
NIV2011Evildoers foster rebellion against God; the messenger of death will be sent against them.
Compared to NIV1984AnEvildoers evilfoster manrebellion isagainst bent only on rebellionGod; athe mercilessmessenger officialof death will be sent against himthem.
Compared to TNIVEvildoers foster rebellion against God; the messenger of death will be sent against them.

Habakkuk 1:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֻּלֹּה֙ לְחָמָ֣ס יָב֔וֹא מְגַמַּ֥ת פְּנֵיהֶ֖ם קָדִ֑ימָה וַיֶּאֱסֹ֥ף כַּח֖וֹל שֶֽׁבִי׃
NIV1984they all come bent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand.
TNIVthey all come bent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand.
NIV2011they all come intent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand.
Compared to NIV1984they all come bentintent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand.
Compared to TNIVthey all come bentintent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand.

Verses where Bent was added

Proverbs 17:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSפָּג֬וֹשׁ דֹּ֣ב שַׁכּ֣וּל בְּאִ֑ישׁ וְאַל־ כְּ֝סִ֗יל בְּאִוַּלְתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Better to meet a bear robbed of her cubs than a fool in his folly.
TNIVBetter to meet a bear robbed of her cubs than a fool bent on folly.
NIV2011Better to meet a bear robbed of her cubs than a fool bent on folly.
Compared to NIV1984Better to meet a bear robbed of her cubs than a fool inbent hison folly.
Compared to TNIVBetter to meet a bear robbed of her cubs than a fool bent on folly.

Isaiah 32:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י נָבָל֙ נְבָלָ֣ה יְדַבֵּ֔ר וְלִבּ֖וֹ יַעֲשֶׂה־ אָ֑וֶן לַעֲשׂ֣וֹת חֹ֗נֶף וּלְדַבֵּ֤ר אֶל־ יְהוָה֙ תּוֹעָ֔ה לְהָרִיק֙ נֶ֣פֶשׁ רָעֵ֔ב וּמַשְׁקֶ֥ה צָמֵ֖א יַחְסִֽיר׃
NIV1984For the fool speaks folly, his mind is busy with evil: He practices ungodliness and spreads error concerning the LORD; the hungry he leaves empty and from the thirsty he withholds water.
TNIVFor fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.
NIV2011For fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.
Compared to NIV1984For thefools foolspeak speaks folly, histheir mindhearts isare busybent withon evil: HeThey practicespractice ungodliness and spreadsspread error concerning the LORD; the hungry hethey leavesleave empty and from the thirsty hethey withholdswithhold water.
Compared to TNIVFor fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.


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