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

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The word 'Flocks' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (102 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (100 times). The word 'Flocks' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Flocks' 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 text350.0%
New text in NIV2011350.0%

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

Verses where Flocks was removed

Numbers 35:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָי֧וּ הֶֽעָרִ֛ים לָהֶ֖ם לָשָׁ֑בֶת וּמִגְרְשֵׁיהֶ֗ם יִהְי֤וּ לִבְהֶמְתָּם֙ וְלִרְכֻשָׁ֔ם וּלְכֹ֖ל חַיָּתָֽם׃
NIV1984Then they will have towns to live in and pasturelands for their cattle, flocks and all their other livestock.
TNIVThen they will have towns to live in and pasturelands for the cattle they own and all their other animals.
NIV2011Then they will have towns to live in and pasturelands for the cattle they own and all their other animals.
Compared to NIV1984Then they will have towns to live in and pasturelands for theirthe cattle, flocks they own and all their other livestockanimals.
Compared to TNIVThen they will have towns to live in and pasturelands for the cattle they own and all their other animals.

John 4:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTμὴ σὺ μείζων εἶ τοῦ πατρὸς ἡμῶν Ἰακώβ, ὃς ἔδωκεν ἡμῖν τὸ φρέαρ καὶ αὐτὸς ἐξ αὐτοῦ ἔπιεν καὶ οἱ υἱοὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ τὰ θρέμματα αὐτοῦ;
NIV1984Are you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well and drank from it himself, as did also his sons and his flocks and herds?"
TNIVAre you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well and drank from it himself, as did also his sons and his flocks and herds?"
NIV2011Are you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well and drank from it himself, as did also his sons and his livestock?"
Compared to NIV1984Are you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well and drank from it himself, as did also his sons and his flocks and herdslivestock?"
Compared to TNIVAre you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well and drank from it himself, as did also his sons and his flocks and herdslivestock?"

Verses where Flocks was added

Genesis 33:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֕אמֶר מִ֥י לְךָ֛ כָּל־ הַמַּחֲנֶ֥ה הַזֶּ֖ה אֲשֶׁ֣ר פָּגָ֑שְׁתִּי וַיֹּ֕אמֶר לִמְצֹא־ חֵ֖ן בְּעֵינֵ֥י אֲדֹנִֽי׃
NIV1984Esau asked, "What do you mean by all these droves I met?" "To find favor in your eyes, my lord," he said.
TNIVEsau asked, "What do you mean by all these flocks and herds I met?" "To find favor in your eyes, my lord," he said.
NIV2011Esau asked, "What's the meaning of all these flocks and herds I met?" "To find favor in your eyes, my lord," he said.
Compared to NIV1984Esau asked, "What's dothe youmeaning meanof by all these drovesflocks and herds I met?" "To find favor in your eyes, my lord," he said.
Compared to TNIVEsau asked, "What's dothe youmeaning mean byof all these flocks and herds I met?" "To find favor in your eyes, my lord," he said.

Genesis 33:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיַעֲבָר־ נָ֥א אֲדֹנִ֖י לִפְנֵ֣י עַבְדּ֑וֹ וַאֲנִ֞י אֶֽתְנָהֲלָ֣הc לְאִטִּ֗י לְרֶ֨גֶל הַמְּלָאכָ֤ה אֲשֶׁר־ לְפָנַי֙ וּלְרֶ֣גֶל הַיְלָדִ֔ים עַ֛ד אֲשֶׁר־ אָבֹ֥א אֶל־ אֲדֹנִ֖י שֵׂעִֽירָה׃
NIV1984So let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the droves before me and that of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir."
TNIVSo let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the flocks and herds before me and the pace of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir."
NIV2011So let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the flocks and herds before me and the pace of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir."
Compared to NIV1984So let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the drovesflocks and herds before me and thatthe pace of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir."
Compared to TNIVSo let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the flocks and herds before me and the pace of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir."

Jonah 3:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּזְעֵ֗ק וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ בְּנִֽינְוֵ֔ה מִטַּ֧עַם הַמֶּ֛לֶךְ וּגְדֹלָ֖יו לֵאמֹ֑ר הָאָדָ֨ם וְהַבְּהֵמָ֜ה הַבָּקָ֣ר וְהַצֹּ֗אן אַֽל־ יִטְעֲמוּ֙ מְא֔וּמָה אַ֨ל־ יִרְע֔וּ3 וּמַ֖יִם אַל־ יִשְׁתּֽוּ׃
NIV1984Then he issued a proclamation in Nineveh: "By the decree of the king and his nobles: Do not let any man or beast, herd or flock, taste anything; do not let them eat or drink.
TNIVThen he issued a proclamation in Nineveh: "By the decree of the king and his nobles: Do not let people or animals, herds or flocks, taste anything; do not let them eat or drink.
NIV2011This is the proclamation he issued in Nineveh: "By the decree of the king and his nobles: Do not let people or animals, herds or flocks, taste anything; do not let them eat or drink.
Compared to NIV1984ThenThis heis issuedthe a proclamation he issued in Nineveh: "By the decree of the king and his nobles: Do not let anypeople man or beastanimals, herdherds or flockflocks, taste anything; do not let them eat or drink.
Compared to TNIVThenThis heis issuedthe a proclamation he issued in Nineveh: "By the decree of the king and his nobles: Do not let people or animals, herds or flocks, taste anything; do not let them eat or drink.

Zephaniah 2:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְֽהָיְתָ֞ה חֶ֣בֶל הַיָּ֗ם נְוֺ֛ת כְּרֹ֥ת רֹעִ֖ים וְגִדְר֥וֹת צֹֽאן׃
NIV1984The land by the sea, where the Kerethites dwell, will be a place for shepherds and sheep pens.
TNIVThe land by the sea will become pastures having wells for shepherds and pens for flocks.
NIV2011The land by the sea will become pastures having wells for shepherds and pens for flocks.
Compared to NIV1984The land by the sea, where the Kerethites dwell, will bebecome apastures placehaving wells for shepherds and sheep pens for flocks.
Compared to TNIVThe land by the sea will become pastures having wells for shepherds and pens for flocks.


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