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

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The word 'Eyes' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (518 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (522 times). The word 'Eyes' was removed in 11 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Eyes' 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 text1372.2%
New text in NIV2011527.8%

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

Verses where Eyes was removed

Genesis 13:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַֽיהוָ֞ה אָמַ֣ר אֶל־ אַבְרָ֗ם אַחֲרֵי֙ הִפָּֽרֶד־ ל֣וֹט מֵֽעִמּ֔וֹ שָׂ֣א נָ֤א עֵינֶ֙יךָ֙ וּרְאֵ֔ה מִן־ הַמָּק֖וֹם אֲשֶׁר־ אַתָּ֣ה שָׁ֑ם צָפֹ֥נָה וָנֶ֖גְבָּה וָקֵ֥דְמָה וָיָֽמָּה׃
NIV1984The LORD said to Abram after Lot had parted from him, "Lift up your eyes from where you are and look north and south, east and west.
TNIVThe LORD said to Abram after Lot had parted from him, "Look around from where you are, to the north and south, to the east and west.
NIV2011The LORD said to Abram after Lot had parted from him, "Look around from where you are, to the north and south, to the east and west.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD said to Abram after Lot had parted from him, "LiftLook uparound your eyes from where you are, to andthe look north and south, to the east and west.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD said to Abram after Lot had parted from him, "Look around from where you are, to the north and south, to the east and west.

Leviticus 20:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֣ישׁ אֲשֶׁר־ יִקַּ֣ח אֶת־ אֲחֹת֡וֹ בַּת־ אָבִ֣יו א֣וֹ בַת־ אִ֠מּוֹ וְרָאָ֨ה אֶת־ עֶרְוָתָ֜הּ וְהִֽיא־ תִרְאֶ֤ה אֶת־ עֶרְוָתוֹ֙ חֶ֣סֶד ה֔וּא וְנִ֨כְרְת֔וּ לְעֵינֵ֖י בְּנֵ֣י עַמָּ֑ם עֶרְוַ֧ת אֲחֹת֛וֹ גִּלָּ֖ה עֲוֺנ֥וֹ יִשָּֽׂא׃
NIV1984"'If a man marries his sister, the daughter of either his father or his mother, and they have sexual relations, it is a disgrace. They must be cut off before the eyes of their people. He has dishonored his sister and will be held responsible.
TNIV"'If a man marries his sister, the daughter of either his father or his mother, and they have sexual relations, it is a disgrace. They are to be publicly removed from their people. He has dishonored his sister and will be held responsible.
NIV2011"'If a man marries his sister, the daughter of either his father or his mother, and they have sexual relations, it is a disgrace. They are to be publicly removed from their people. He has dishonored his sister and will be held responsible.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man marries his sister, the daughter of either his father or his mother, and they have sexual relations, it is a disgrace. They mustare to be cutpublicly offremoved before the eyes offrom their people. He has dishonored his sister and will be held responsible.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man marries his sister, the daughter of either his father or his mother, and they have sexual relations, it is a disgrace. They are to be publicly removed from their people. He has dishonored his sister and will be held responsible.

Numbers 16:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַ֡ף לֹ֣א אֶל־ אֶרֶץ֩ זָבַ֨ת חָלָ֤ב וּדְבַשׁ֙ הֲבִ֣יאֹתָ֔נוּ וַתִּ֨תֶּן־ לָ֔נוּ נַחֲלַ֖ת שָׂדֶ֣ה וָכָ֑רֶם הַעֵינֵ֞י הָאֲנָשִׁ֥ים הָהֵ֛ם תְּנַקֵּ֖ר לֹ֥א נַעֲלֶֽה׃
NIV1984Moreover, you haven't brought us into a land flowing with milk and honey or given us an inheritance of fields and vineyards. Will you gouge out the eyes of these men? No, we will not come!"
TNIVMoreover, you haven't brought us into a land flowing with milk and honey or given us an inheritance of fields and vineyards. Do you want to treat these men like slaves? No, we will not come!"
NIV2011Moreover, you haven't brought us into a land flowing with milk and honey or given us an inheritance of fields and vineyards. Do you want to treat these men like slaves? No, we will not come!"
Compared to NIV1984Moreover, you haven't brought us into a land flowing with milk and honey or given us an inheritance of fields and vineyards. WillDo you gougewant outto thetreat eyes of these men like slaves? No, we will not come!"
Compared to TNIVMoreover, you haven't brought us into a land flowing with milk and honey or given us an inheritance of fields and vineyards. Do you want to treat these men like slaves? No, we will not come!"

1 Samuel 2:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֗ישׁ לֹֽא־ אַכְרִ֤ית לְךָ֙ מֵעִ֣ם מִזְבְּחִ֔י לְכַלּ֥וֹת אֶת־ עֵינֶ֖יךָ וְלַאֲדִ֣יב אֶת־ נַפְשֶׁ֑ךָ וְכָל־ מַרְבִּ֥ית בֵּיתְךָ֖ יָמ֥וּתוּ אֲנָשִֽׁים׃
NIV1984Every one of you that I do not cut off from my altar will be spared only to blind your eyes with tears and to grieve your heart, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
TNIVEvery one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
NIV2011Every one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
Compared to NIV1984Every one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will bespare spared only to blinddestroy your eyessight with tears and tosap grieve your heartstrength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
Compared to TNIVEvery one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.

2 Kings 9:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיָּב֥וֹא יֵה֖וּא יִזְרְעֶ֑אלָה וְאִיזֶ֣בֶל שָׁמְעָ֗ה וַתָּ֨שֶׂם בַּפּ֤וּךְ עֵינֶ֙יהָ֙ וַתֵּ֣יטֶב אֶת־ רֹאשָׁ֔הּ וַתַּשְׁקֵ֖ף בְּעַ֥ד הַחַלּֽוֹן׃
NIV1984Then Jehu went to Jezreel. When Jezebel heard about it, she painted her eyes, arranged her hair and looked out of a window.
TNIVThen Jehu went to Jezreel. When Jezebel heard about it, she painted her eyes, arranged her hair and looked out of a window.
NIV2011Then Jehu went to Jezreel. When Jezebel heard about it, she put on eye makeup, arranged her hair and looked out of a window.
Compared to NIV1984Then Jehu went to Jezreel. When Jezebel heard about it, she paintedput heron eyeseye makeup, arranged her hair and looked out of a window.
Compared to TNIVThen Jehu went to Jezreel. When Jezebel heard about it, she paintedput heron eyeseye makeup, arranged her hair and looked out of a window.

Psalms 101:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹֽא־ אָשִׁ֨ית ׀ לְנֶ֥גֶד עֵינַ֗י דְּֽבַר־ בְּלִ֫יָּ֥עַל עֲשֹֽׂה־ סֵטִ֥ים שָׂנֵ֑אתִי לֹ֖א יִדְבַּ֣ק בִּֽי׃
NIV1984I will set before my eyes no vile thing. The deeds of faithless men I hate; they will not cling to me.
TNIVI will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
NIV2011I will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
Compared to NIV1984I will setnot beforelook mywith eyesapproval noon vileanything thingthat is vile. TheI deedshate ofwhat faithless menpeople do; I hate; they will nothave clingno topart mein it.
Compared to TNIVI will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.

Ecclesiastes 8:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכַּאֲשֶׁ֨ר נָתַ֤תִּי אֶת־ לִבִּי֙ לָדַ֣עַת חָכְמָ֔ה וְלִרְאוֹת֙ אֶת־ הָ֣עִנְיָ֔ן אֲשֶׁ֥ר נַעֲשָׂ֖ה עַל־ הָאָ֑רֶץ כִּ֣י גַ֤ם בַּיּוֹם֙ וּבַלַּ֔יְלָה שֵׁנָ֕ה בְּעֵינָ֖יו אֵינֶ֥נּוּ רֹאֶֽה׃
NIV1984When I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe man's labor on earth--his eyes not seeing sleep day or night--
TNIVWhen I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe the labor that is done on earth--people getting no sleep day or night--
NIV2011When I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe the labor that is done on earth--people getting no sleep day or night--
Compared to NIV1984When I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe man'sthe labor that is done on earth--hispeople eyesgetting not seeingno sleep day or night--
Compared to TNIVWhen I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe the labor that is done on earth--people getting no sleep day or night--

Jeremiah 13:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֵֽינֵיכֶם֙ הַבָּאִ֖ים מִצָּפ֑וֹן אַיֵּ֗ה הָעֵ֙דֶר֙ נִתַּן־ לָ֔ךְ צֹ֖אן תִּפְאַרְתֵּֽךְ׃
NIV1984Lift up your eyes and see those who are coming from the north. Where is the flock that was entrusted to you, the sheep of which you boasted?
TNIVLook up and see those who are coming from the north. Where is the flock that was entrusted to you, the sheep of which you boasted?
NIV2011Look up and see those who are coming from the north. Where is the flock that was entrusted to you, the sheep of which you boasted?
Compared to NIV1984LiftLook up your eyes and see those who are coming from the north. Where is the flock that was entrusted to you, the sheep of which you boasted?
Compared to TNIVLook up and see those who are coming from the north. Where is the flock that was entrusted to you, the sheep of which you boasted?

Ezekiel 23:40

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאַ֗ף כִּ֤י תִשְׁלַ֙חְנָה֙ לַֽאֲנָשִׁ֔ים בָּאִ֖ים מִמֶּרְחָ֑ק אֲשֶׁ֨ר מַלְאָ֜ךְ שָׁל֤וּחַ אֲלֵיהֶם֙ וְהִנֵּה־ בָ֔אוּ לַאֲשֶׁ֥ר רָחַ֛צְתְּ כָּחַ֥לְתְּ עֵינַ֖יִךְ וְעָ֥דִית עֶֽדִי׃
NIV1984"They even sent messengers for men who came from far away, and when they arrived you bathed yourself for them, painted your eyes and put on your jewelry.
TNIV"They even sent messengers for men who came from far away, and when they arrived you bathed yourself for them, painted your eyes and put on your jewelry.
NIV2011"They even sent messengers for men who came from far away, and when they arrived you bathed yourself for them, applied eye makeup and put on your jewelry.
Compared to NIV1984"They even sent messengers for men who came from far away, and when they arrived you bathed yourself for them, paintedapplied youreye eyesmakeup and put on your jewelry.
Compared to TNIV"They even sent messengers for men who came from far away, and when they arrived you bathed yourself for them, paintedapplied youreye eyesmakeup and put on your jewelry.

Ezekiel 40:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיְדַבֵּ֨ר אֵלַ֜י הָאִ֗ישׁ בֶּן־ אָדָ֡ם רְאֵ֣ה בְעֵינֶיךָ֩ וּבְאָזְנֶ֨יךָ שְּׁמָ֜ע וְשִׂ֣ים לִבְּךָ֗ לְכֹ֤ל אֲשֶׁר־ אֲנִי֙ מַרְאֶ֣ה אוֹתָ֔ךְ כִּ֛י לְמַ֥עַן הַרְאוֹתְכָ֖ה הֻבָ֣אתָה הֵ֑נָּה הַגֵּ֛ד אֶת־ כָּל־ אֲשֶׁר־ אַתָּ֥ה רֹאֶ֖ה לְבֵ֥ית יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984The man said to me, "Son of man, look with your eyes and hear with your ears and pay attention to everything I am going to show you, for that is why you have been brought here. Tell the house of Israel everything you see."
TNIVThe man said to me, "Son of man, look carefully and listen closely and pay attention to everything I am going to show you, for that is why you have been brought here. Tell the house of Israel everything you see."
NIV2011The man said to me, "Son of man, look carefully and listen closely and pay attention to everything I am going to show you, for that is why you have been brought here. Tell the people of Israel everything you see."
Compared to NIV1984The man said to me, "Son of man, look withcarefully your eyes and hearlisten withclosely your ears and pay attention to everything I am going to show you, for that is why you have been brought here. Tell the housepeople of Israel everything you see."
Compared to TNIVThe man said to me, "Son of man, look carefully and listen closely and pay attention to everything I am going to show you, for that is why you have been brought here. Tell the housepeople of Israel everything you see."

Amos 9:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאִם־ יֵלְכ֤וּ בַשְּׁבִי֙ לִפְנֵ֣י אֹֽיבֵיהֶ֔ם1 מִשָּׁ֛ם אֲצַוֶּ֥ה אֶת־ הַחֶ֖רֶב וַהֲרָגָ֑תַם וְשַׂמְתִּ֨י עֵינִ֧י עֲלֵיהֶ֛ם לְרָעָ֖ה וְלֹ֥א לְטוֹבָֽה׃
NIV1984Though they are driven into exile by their enemies, there I will command the sword to slay them. I will fix my eyes upon them for evil and not for good."
TNIVThough they are driven into exile by their enemies, there I will command the sword to slay them. "I will fix my eyes on them for evil and not for good."
NIV2011Though they are driven into exile by their enemies, there I will command the sword to slay them. "I will keep my eye on them for harm and not for good."
Compared to NIV1984Though they are driven into exile by their enemies, there I will command the sword to slay them. . "I will fixkeep my eyeseye uponon them for evilharm and not for good."
Compared to TNIVThough they are driven into exile by their enemies, there I will command the sword to slay them. "I will fixkeep my eyeseye on them for evilharm and not for good."

Verses where Eyes was added

Psalms 10:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיֵשֵׁ֤ב ׀ בְּמַאְרַ֬ב חֲצֵרִ֗ים בַּֽ֭מִּסְתָּרִים יַהֲרֹ֣ג נָקִ֑י עֵ֝ינָ֗יו לְֽחֵלְכָ֥ה יִצְפֹּֽנוּ׃
NIV1984He lies in wait near the villages; from ambush he murders the innocent, watching in secret for his victims.
TNIVThey lie in wait near the villages; from ambush they murder the innocent. Their eyes watch in secret for their victims;
NIV2011He lies in wait near the villages; from ambush he murders the innocent. His eyes watch in secret for his victims;
Compared to NIV1984He lies in wait near the villages; from ambush he murders the innocent, watching. His eyes watch in secret for his victims.;
Compared to TNIVTheyHe lielies in wait near the villages; from ambush theyhe murdermurders the innocent. TheirHis eyes watch in secret for theirhis victims;

Psalms 16:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשִׁוִּ֬יתִי יְהוָ֣ה לְנֶגְדִּ֣י תָמִ֑יד כִּ֥י מִֽ֝ימִינִ֗י בַּל־ אֶמּֽוֹט׃
NIV1984I have set the LORD always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
TNIVI keep my eyes always on the LORD. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
NIV2011I keep my eyes always on the LORD. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Compared to NIV1984I havekeep setmy theeyes LORD always beforeon methe LORD. BecauseWith he ishim at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Compared to TNIVI keep my eyes always on the LORD. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.

Proverbs 15:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמְֽאוֹר־ עֵ֭ינַיִם יְשַׂמַּֽח־ לֵ֑ב שְׁמוּעָ֥ה ט֝וֹבָ֗ה תְּדַשֶּׁן־ עָֽצֶם׃
NIV1984A cheerful look brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
TNIVLight in a messenger's eyes brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
NIV2011Light in a messenger's eyes brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
Compared to NIV1984ALight cheerfulin looka messenger's eyes brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
Compared to TNIVLight in a messenger's eyes brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.

Jeremiah 14:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּפְרָאִים֙ עָמְד֣וּ עַל־ שְׁפָיִ֔ם שָׁאֲפ֥וּ ר֖וּחַ כַּתַּנִּ֑ים כָּל֥וּ עֵינֵיהֶ֖ם כִּי־ אֵ֥ין עֵֽשֶׂב׃
NIV1984Wild donkeys stand on the barren heights and pant like jackals; their eyesight fails for lack of pasture."
TNIVWild donkeys stand on the barren heights and pant like jackals; their eyes fail for lack of food."
NIV2011Wild donkeys stand on the barren heights and pant like jackals; their eyes fail for lack of food."
Compared to NIV1984Wild donkeys stand on the barren heights and pant like jackals; their eyesighteyes failsfail for lack of pasturefood."
Compared to TNIVWild donkeys stand on the barren heights and pant like jackals; their eyes fail for lack of food."

Amos 9:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִם־ יֵחָֽבְאוּ֙ בְּרֹ֣אשׁ הַכַּרְמֶ֔ל מִשָּׁ֥ם אֲחַפֵּ֖שׂ וּלְקַחְתִּ֑ים וְאִם־ יִסָּ֨תְר֜וּ מִנֶּ֤גֶד עֵינַי֙ בְּקַרְקַ֣ע הַיָּ֔ם מִשָּׁ֛ם אֲצַוֶּ֥ה אֶת־ הַנָּחָ֖שׁ וּנְשָׁכָֽם׃
NIV1984Though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, there I will hunt them down and seize them. Though they hide from me at the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent to bite them.
TNIVThough they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, there I will hunt them down and seize them. Though they hide from my eyes at the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent to bite them.
NIV2011Though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, there I will hunt them down and seize them. Though they hide from my eyes at the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent to bite them.
Compared to NIV1984Though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, there I will hunt them down and seize them. Though they hide from memy eyes at the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent to bite them.
Compared to TNIVThough they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, there I will hunt them down and seize them. Though they hide from my eyes at the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent to bite them.

Acts 4:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ Πέτρος καὶ Ἰωάννης ἀποκριθέντες ⸂εἶπον πρὸς αὐτούς⸃· Εἰ δίκαιόν ἐστιν ἐνώπιον τοῦ θεοῦ ὑμῶν ἀκούειν μᾶλλον ἢ τοῦ θεοῦ, κρίνατε,
SBLGNT apparatusεἶπον πρὸς αὐτούς WH Treg NIV ] πρὸς αὐτούς εἶπον RP
NIV1984But Peter and John replied, "Judge for yourselves whether it is right in God's sight to obey you rather than God.
TNIVBut Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!
NIV2011But Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!
Compared to NIV1984But Peter and John replied, "JudgeWhich for yourselves whether it is right in God's sight eyes: to obeylisten to you, or ratherto thanhim? You God.be the judges!
Compared to TNIVBut Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!

Philippians 3:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΣυμμιμηταί μου γίνεσθε, ἀδελφοί, καὶ σκοπεῖτε τοὺς οὕτω περιπατοῦντας καθὼς ἔχετε τύπον ἡμᾶς·
NIV1984Join with others in following my example, brothers, and take note of those who live according to the pattern we gave you.
TNIVJoin together in following my example, brothers and sisters, and just as you have us as a model, keep your eyes on those who live as we do.
NIV2011Join together in following my example, brothers and sisters, and just as you have us as a model, keep your eyes on those who live as we do.
Compared to NIV1984Join withtogether others in following my example, brothers and sisters, and takejust noteas ofyou thosehave whous liveas accordinga tomodel, keep theyour patterneyes weon gavethose youwho live as we do.
Compared to TNIVJoin together in following my example, brothers and sisters, and just as you have us as a model, keep your eyes on those who live as we do.


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