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

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The word 'Business' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (17 times). The word 'Business' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Business' 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 text4100.0%

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

Verses where Business was removed

1 Samuel 21:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְשָׁ֡ם אִישׁ֩ מֵעַבְדֵ֨י שָׁא֜וּל בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֗וּא נֶעְצָר֙ לִפְנֵ֣י יְהוָ֔ה וּשְׁמ֖וֹ דֹּאֵ֣ג הָאֲדֹמִ֑י אַבִּ֥יר הָרֹעִ֖ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר לְשָׁאֽוּל׃
NIV1984David asked Ahimelech, "Don't you have a spear or a sword here? I haven't brought my sword or any other weapon, because the king's business was urgent."
TNIVDavid asked Ahimelek, "Don't you have a spear or a sword here? I haven't brought my sword or any other weapon, because the king's mission was urgent."
NIV2011David asked Ahimelek, "Don't you have a spear or a sword here? I haven't brought my sword or any other weapon, because the king's mission was urgent."
Compared to NIV1984David asked AhimelechAhimelek, "Don't you have a spear or a sword here? I haven't brought my sword or any other weapon, because the king's businessmission was urgent."
Compared to TNIVDavid asked Ahimelek, "Don't you have a spear or a sword here? I haven't brought my sword or any other weapon, because the king's mission was urgent."

Esther 3:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ עַל־ הַמֶּ֣לֶךְ ט֔וֹב יִכָּתֵ֖ב לְאַבְּדָ֑ם וַעֲשֶׂ֨רֶת אֲלָפִ֜ים כִּכַּר־ כֶּ֗סֶף אֶשְׁקוֹל֙ עַל־ יְדֵי֙ עֹשֵׂ֣י הַמְּלָאכָ֔ה לְהָבִ֖יא אֶל־ גִּנְזֵ֥י הַמֶּֽלֶךְ׃
NIV1984If it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will put ten thousand talents of silver into the royal treasury for the men who carry out this business."
TNIVIf it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will give ten thousand talents of silver to the king's administrators for the royal treasury."
NIV2011If it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will give ten thousand talents of silver to the king's administrators for the royal treasury."
Compared to NIV1984If it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will putgive ten thousand talents of silver intoto the royalking's treasuryadministrators for the menroyal who carry out this businesstreasury."
Compared to TNIVIf it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will give ten thousand talents of silver to the king's administrators for the royal treasury."

Verses where Business was added

Exodus 22:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ חָבֹ֥ל תַּחְבֹּ֖ל שַׂלְמַ֣ת רֵעֶ֑ךָ עַד־ בֹּ֥א הַשֶּׁ֖מֶשׁ תְּשִׁיבֶ֥נּוּ לֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not be like a moneylender; charge him no interest.
TNIV"If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not treat it like a business deal; charge no interest.
NIV2011"If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not treat it like a business deal; charge no interest.
Compared to NIV1984"If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not betreat it like a moneylenderbusiness deal; charge him no interest.
Compared to TNIV"If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not treat it like a business deal; charge no interest.

Ezekiel 27:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָוָ֤ן תֻּבַל֙ וָמֶ֔שֶׁךְ הֵ֖מָּה רֹֽכְלָ֑יִךְ בְּנֶ֤פֶשׁ אָדָם֙ וּכְלֵ֣י נְחֹ֔שֶׁת נָתְנ֖וּ מַעֲרָבֵֽךְ׃
NIV1984"'Greece, Tubal and Meshech traded with you; they exchanged slaves and articles of bronze for your wares.
TNIV"'Greece, Tubal and Meshek did business with you; they traded human beings and articles of bronze for your wares.
NIV2011"'Greece, Tubal and Meshek did business with you; they traded human beings and articles of bronze for your wares.
Compared to NIV1984"'Greece, Tubal and MeshechMeshek tradeddid business with you; they exchangedtraded slaveshuman beings and articles of bronze for your wares.
Compared to TNIV"'Greece, Tubal and Meshek did business with you; they traded human beings and articles of bronze for your wares.


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