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

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The word 'Flowers' occurs 4 times more often in the NIV2011 (19 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (15 times). The word 'Flowers' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Flowers' 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 Flowers was added

Job 14:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכְּצִ֣יץ יָ֭צָא וַיִּמָּ֑ל וַיִּבְרַ֥ח כַּ֝צֵּ֗ל וְלֹ֣א יַעֲמֽוֹד׃
NIV1984He springs up like a flower and withers away; like a fleeting shadow, he does not endure.
TNIVThey spring up like flowers and wither away; like fleeting shadows, they do not endure.
NIV2011They spring up like flowers and wither away; like fleeting shadows, they do not endure.
Compared to NIV1984HeThey springsspring up like aflowers flower and witherswither away; like a fleeting shadowshadows, hethey doesdo not endure.
Compared to TNIVThey spring up like flowers and wither away; like fleeting shadows, they do not endure.

Psalms 37:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י רְשָׁעִ֨ים ׀ יֹאבֵ֗דוּ וְאֹיְבֵ֣י יְ֭הוָה כִּיקַ֣ר כָּרִ֑ים כָּל֖וּ בֶעָשָׁ֣ן כָּֽלוּ׃
NIV1984But the wicked will perish: The LORD's enemies will be like the beauty of the fields, they will vanish--vanish like smoke.
TNIVBut the wicked will perish: Though the LORD's enemies are like the flowers of the field, they will be consumed, they will go up in smoke.
NIV2011But the wicked will perish: Though the LORD's enemies are like the flowers of the field, they will be consumed, they will go up in smoke.
Compared to NIV1984But the wicked will perish: TheThough the LORD's enemies willare be like the beautyflowers of the fieldsfield, they will vanish--vanishbe likeconsumed, they will go up in smoke.
Compared to TNIVBut the wicked will perish: Though the LORD's enemies are like the flowers of the field, they will be consumed, they will go up in smoke.

Matthew 6:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ περὶ ἐνδύματος τί μεριμνᾶτε; καταμάθετε τὰ κρίνα τοῦ ἀγροῦ πῶς ⸂αὐξάνουσιν· οὐ κοπιῶσιν οὐδὲ νήθουσιν⸃·
SBLGNT apparatusαὐξάνουσιν· οὐ κοπιῶσιν οὐδὲ νήθουσιν WH NIV ] αὐξάνουσιν· οὐ κοπιοῦσιν οὐδὲ νήθουσιν Treg; αὐξάνει οὐ κοπιᾷ οὐδὲ νήθει RP
NIV1984"And why do you worry about clothes? See how the lilies of the field grow. They do not labor or spin.
TNIV"And why do you worry about clothes? See how the flowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin.
NIV2011"And why do you worry about clothes? See how the flowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin.
Compared to NIV1984"And why do you worry about clothes? See how the liliesflowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin.
Compared to TNIV"And why do you worry about clothes? See how the flowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin.

Luke 12:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκατανοήσατε τὰ κρίνα πῶς αὐξάνει· οὐ κοπιᾷ οὐδὲ νήθει· λέγω δὲ ὑμῖν, οὐδὲ Σολομὼν ἐν πάσῃ τῇ δόξῃ αὐτοῦ περιεβάλετο ὡς ἓν τούτων.
NIV1984"Consider how the lilies grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.
TNIV"Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.
NIV2011"Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.
Compared to NIV1984"Consider how the lilieswild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.
Compared to TNIV"Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.


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