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

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The word 'Delight' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (68 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (69 times). The word 'Delight' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Delight' 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 text480.0%
New text in NIV2011120.0%

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

Verses where Delight was removed

Proverbs 11:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמֹאזְנֵ֣י מִ֭רְמָה תּוֹעֲבַ֣ת יְהוָ֑ה וְאֶ֖בֶן שְׁלֵמָ֣ה רְצוֹנֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The LORD abhors dishonest scales, but accurate weights are his delight.
TNIVThe LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.
NIV2011The LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD abhorsdetests dishonest scales, but accurate weights arefind hisfavor delightwith him.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.

Proverbs 29:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיַסֵּ֣ר בִּ֭נְךָ וִֽינִיחֶ֑ךָ וְיִתֵּ֖ן מַעֲדַנִּ֣ים לְנַפְשֶֽׁךָ׃
NIV1984Discipline your son, and he will give you peace; he will bring delight to your soul.
TNIVDiscipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.
NIV2011Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.
Compared to NIV1984Discipline your sonchildren, and hethey will give you peace; hethey will bring delightyou tothe yourdelights soulyou desire.
Compared to TNIVDiscipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.

Isaiah 5:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כִּ֣י כֶ֜רֶם יְהוָ֤ה צְבָאוֹת֙ בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְאִ֣ישׁ יְהוּדָ֔ה נְטַ֖ע שַׁעֲשׁוּעָ֑יו וַיְקַ֤ו לְמִשְׁפָּט֙ וְהִנֵּ֣ה מִשְׂפָּ֔ח לִצְדָקָ֖ה וְהִנֵּ֥ה צְעָקָֽה׃
NIV1984The vineyard of the LORD Almighty is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah are the garden of his delight. And he looked for justice, but saw bloodshed; for righteousness, but heard cries of distress.
TNIVThe vineyard of the LORD Almighty is the house of Israel, and the people of Judah are the vines he delighted in. And he looked for justice, but saw bloodshed; for righteousness, but heard cries of distress.
NIV2011The vineyard of the LORD Almighty is the nation of Israel, and the people of Judah are the vines he delighted in. And he looked for justice, but saw bloodshed; for righteousness, but heard cries of distress.
Compared to NIV1984The vineyard of the LORD Almighty is the housenation of Israel, and the menpeople of Judah are the gardenvines ofhe hisdelighted delightin. And he looked for justice, but saw bloodshed; for righteousness, but heard cries of distress.
Compared to TNIVThe vineyard of the LORD Almighty is the housenation of Israel, and the people of Judah are the vines he delighted in. And he looked for justice, but saw bloodshed; for righteousness, but heard cries of distress.

Verses where Delight was added

Proverbs 18:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹֽא־ יַחְפֹּ֣ץ כְּ֭סִיל בִּתְבוּנָ֑ה כִּ֝֗י אִֽם־ בְּהִתְגַּלּ֥וֹת לִבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A fool finds no pleasure in understanding but delights in airing his own opinions.
TNIVFools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.
NIV2011Fools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.
Compared to NIV1984AFools foolfind finds no pleasure in understanding but delightsdelight in airing histheir own opinions.
Compared to TNIVFools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.

Proverbs 23:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSתְּנָֽה־ בְנִ֣י לִבְּךָ֣ לִ֑י וְ֝עֵינֶ֗יךָ דְּרָכַ֥י
NIV1984My son, give me your heart and let your eyes keep to my ways,
TNIVMy son, give me your heart and let your eyes delight in my ways,
NIV2011My son, give me your heart and let your eyes delight in my ways,
Compared to NIV1984My son, give me your heart and let your eyes keepdelight toin my ways,
Compared to TNIVMy son, give me your heart and let your eyes delight in my ways,


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