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

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The word 'Fruit' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (175 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (172 times). The word 'Fruit' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Fruit' 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 text545.5%
New text in NIV2011654.5%

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

Verses where Fruit was removed

Leviticus 23:40

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּלְקַחְתֶּ֨ם לָכֶ֜ם בַּיּ֣וֹם הָרִאשׁ֗וֹן פְּרִ֨י עֵ֤ץ הָדָר֙ כַּפֹּ֣ת תְּמָרִ֔ים וַעֲנַ֥ף עֵץ־ עָבֹ֖ת וְעַרְבֵי־ נָ֑חַל וּשְׂמַחְתֶּ֗ם לִפְנֵ֛י יְהוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶ֖ם שִׁבְעַ֥ת יָמִֽים׃
NIV1984On the first day you are to take choice fruit from the trees, and palm fronds, leafy branches and poplars, and rejoice before the LORD your God for seven days.
TNIVOn the first day you are to take branches from luxuriant trees--from palms, willows and other leafy trees--and rejoice before the LORD your God for seven days.
NIV2011On the first day you are to take branches from luxuriant trees--from palms, willows and other leafy trees--and rejoice before the LORD your God for seven days.
Compared to NIV1984On the first day you are to take choicebranches fruit from theluxuriant trees--from palms, willows and palmother fronds, leafy branches and poplars, trees--and rejoice before the LORD your God for seven days.
Compared to TNIVOn the first day you are to take branches from luxuriant trees--from palms, willows and other leafy trees--and rejoice before the LORD your God for seven days.

Psalms 72:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיְהִ֤י פִסַּת־ בַּ֨ר ׀ בָּאָרֶץ֮ בְּרֹ֪אשׁ הָ֫רִ֥ים יִרְעַ֣שׁ כַּלְּבָנ֣וֹן פִּרְי֑וֹ וְיָצִ֥יצוּ מֵ֝עִ֗יר כְּעֵ֣שֶׂב הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Let grain abound throughout the land; on the tops of the hills may it sway. Let its fruit flourish like Lebanon; let it thrive like the grass of the field.
TNIVMay grain abound throughout the land; on the tops of the hills may it sway. May the crops flourish like Lebanon and thrive like the grass of the field.
NIV2011May grain abound throughout the land; on the tops of the hills may it sway. May the crops flourish like Lebanon and thrive like the grass of the field.
Compared to NIV1984LetMay grain abound throughout the land; on the tops of the hills may it sway. LetMay itsthe fruitcrops flourish like Lebanon; let itand thrive like the grass of the field.
Compared to TNIVMay grain abound throughout the land; on the tops of the hills may it sway. May the crops flourish like Lebanon and thrive like the grass of the field.

Jeremiah 7:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס לָכֵ֞ן כֹּה־ אָמַ֣ר ׀ אֲדֹנָ֣י יְהֹוִ֗ה הִנֵּ֨ה אַפִּ֤י וַֽחֲמָתִי֙ נִתֶּ֙כֶת֙ אֶל־ הַמָּק֣וֹם הַזֶּ֔ה עַל־ הָֽאָדָם֙ וְעַל־ הַבְּהֵמָ֔ה וְעַל־ עֵ֥ץ הַשָּׂדֶ֖ה וְעַל־ פְּרִ֣י הָֽאֲדָמָ֑ה וּבָעֲרָ֖ה וְלֹ֥א תִכְבֶּֽה׃
NIV1984"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place, on man and beast, on the trees of the field and on the fruit of the ground, and it will burn and not be quenched.
TNIV"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place--on people and animals, on the trees of the field and on the crops of your land--and it will burn and not be quenched.
NIV2011"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place--on man and beast, on the trees of the field and on the crops of your land--and it will burn and not be quenched.
Compared to NIV1984"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place, --on man and beast, on the trees of the field and on the fruitcrops of theyour ground, land--and it will burn and not be quenched.
Compared to TNIV"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place--on peopleman and animalsbeast, on the trees of the field and on the crops of your land--and it will burn and not be quenched.

Romans 15:28

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTτοῦτο οὖν ἐπιτελέσας, καὶ σφραγισάμενος αὐτοῖς τὸν καρπὸν τοῦτον, ἀπελεύσομαι δι’ ὑμῶν ⸀εἰς Σπανίαν·
SBLGNT apparatusεἰς WH Treg NIV ] + τὴν RP
NIV1984So after I have completed this task and have made sure that they have received this fruit, I will go to Spain and visit you on the way.
TNIVSo after I have completed this task and have made sure that they have received this fruit, I will go to Spain and visit you on the way.
NIV2011So after I have completed this task and have made sure that they have received this contribution, I will go to Spain and visit you on the way.
Compared to NIV1984So after I have completed this task and have made sure that they have received this fruitcontribution, I will go to Spain and visit you on the way.
Compared to TNIVSo after I have completed this task and have made sure that they have received this fruitcontribution, I will go to Spain and visit you on the way.

Verses where Fruit was added

Genesis 3:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּלְאָדָ֣ם אָמַ֗ר כִּֽי־ שָׁמַעְתָּ֮c לְק֣וֹל אִשְׁתֶּךָ֒ וַתֹּ֙אכַל֙ מִן־ הָעֵ֔ץ אֲשֶׁ֤ר צִוִּיתִ֙יךָ֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר לֹ֥א תֹאכַ֖ל מִמֶּ֑נּוּ אֲרוּרָ֤ה הָֽאֲדָמָה֙ בַּֽעֲבוּרֶ֔ךָ בְּעִצָּבוֹן֙ תֹּֽאכֲלֶ֔נָּה כֹּ֖ל יְמֵ֥י חַיֶּֽיךָ׃
NIV1984To Adam he said, "Because you listened to your wife and ate from the tree about which I commanded you, 'You must not eat of it,' "Cursed is the ground because of you; through painful toil you will eat of it all the days of your life.
TNIVTo Adam he said, "Because you listened to your wife and ate from the tree about which I commanded you, 'You must not eat of it,' "Cursed is the ground because of you; through painful toil you will eat of it all the days of your life.
NIV2011To Adam he said, "Because you listened to your wife and ate fruit from the tree about which I commanded you, 'You must not eat from it,' "Cursed is the ground because of you; through painful toil you will eat food from it all the days of your life.
Compared to NIV1984To Adam he said, "Because you listened to your wife and ate fruit from the tree about which I commanded you, 'You must not eat offrom it,' "Cursed is the ground because of you; through painful toil you will eat offood from it all the days of your life.
Compared to TNIVTo Adam he said, "Because you listened to your wife and ate fruit from the tree about which I commanded you, 'You must not eat offrom it,' "Cursed is the ground because of you; through painful toil you will eat offood from it all the days of your life.

2 Kings 18:31

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאַֽל־ תִּשְׁמְע֖וּ אֶל־ חִזְקִיָּ֑הוּ כִּי֩ כֹ֨ה אָמַ֜ר מֶ֣לֶךְ אַשּׁ֗וּר עֲשֽׂוּ־ אִתִּ֤י בְרָכָה֙ וּצְא֣וּ אֵלַ֔י וְאִכְל֤וּ אִישׁ־ גַּפְנוֹ֙ וְאִ֣ישׁ תְּאֵֽנָת֔וֹ וּשְׁת֖וּ אִ֥ישׁ מֵֽי־ בוֹרֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then every one of you will eat from his own vine and fig tree and drink water from his own cistern,
TNIV"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then every one of you will eat from your own vine and fig tree and drink water from your own cistern,
NIV2011"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then each of you will eat fruit from your own vine and fig tree and drink water from your own cistern,
Compared to NIV1984"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then everyeach one of you will eat fruit from hisyour own vine and fig tree and drink water from hisyour own cistern,
Compared to TNIV"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then everyeach one of you will eat fruit from your own vine and fig tree and drink water from your own cistern,

Proverbs 10:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSפִּֽי־ צַ֭דִּיק יָנ֣וּב חָכְמָ֑ה וּלְשׁ֥וֹן תַּ֝הְפֻּכ֗וֹת תִּכָּרֵֽת׃
NIV1984The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be cut out.
TNIVFrom the mouth of the righteous comes the fruit of wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be silenced.
NIV2011From the mouth of the righteous comes the fruit of wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be silenced.
Compared to NIV1984TheFrom the mouth of the righteous bringscomes forththe fruit of wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be cut outsilenced.
Compared to TNIVFrom the mouth of the righteous comes the fruit of wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be silenced.

Ecclesiastes 2:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּמִ֣י יוֹדֵ֗עַ הֶֽחָכָ֤ם יִהְיֶה֙ א֣וֹ סָכָ֔ל וְיִשְׁלַט֙ בְּכָל־ עֲמָלִ֔י שֶֽׁעָמַ֥לְתִּי וְשֶׁחָכַ֖מְתִּי תַּ֣חַת הַשָּׁ֑מֶשׁ גַּם־ זֶ֖ה הָֽבֶל׃
NIV1984And who knows whether he will be a wise man or a fool? Yet he will have control over all the work into which I have poured my effort and skill under the sun. This too is meaningless.
TNIVAnd who knows whether that person will be wise or foolish? Yet they will have control over all the toil into which I have poured my effort and skill under the sun. This too is meaningless.
NIV2011And who knows whether that person will be wise or foolish? Yet they will have control over all the fruit of my toil into which I have poured my effort and skill under the sun. This too is meaningless.
Compared to NIV1984And who knows whether hethat person will be a wise man or a foolfoolish? Yet hethey will have control over all the workfruit of my toil into which I have poured my effort and skill under the sun. This too is meaningless.
Compared to TNIVAnd who knows whether that person will be wise or foolish? Yet they will have control over all the fruit of my toil into which I have poured my effort and skill under the sun. This too is meaningless.

Isaiah 27:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלָכֵ֗ן בְּזֹאת֙ יְכֻפַּ֣ר עֲוֺֽן־ יַעֲקֹ֔ב וְזֶ֕ה כָּל־ פְּרִ֖י הָסִ֣ר חַטָּאת֑וֹ בְּשׂוּמ֣וֹ ׀ כָּל־ אַבְנֵ֣י מִזְבֵּ֗חַ כְּאַבְנֵי־ גִר֙ מְנֻפָּצ֔וֹת לֹֽא־ יָקֻ֥מוּ אֲשֵׁרִ֖ים וְחַמָּנִֽים׃
NIV1984By this, then, will Jacob's guilt be atoned for, and this will be the full fruitage of the removal of his sin: When he makes all the altar stones to be like chalk stones crushed to pieces, no Asherah poles or incense altars will be left standing.
TNIVBy this, then, will Jacob's guilt be atoned for, and this will be the full fruit of the removal of his sin: When he makes all the altar stones to be like limestone crushed to pieces, no Asherah poles or incense altars will be left standing.
NIV2011By this, then, will Jacob's guilt be atoned for, and this will be the full fruit of the removal of his sin: When he makes all the altar stones to be like limestone crushed to pieces, no Asherah poles or incense altars will be left standing.
Compared to NIV1984By this, then, will Jacob's guilt be atoned for, and this will be the full fruitagefruit of the removal of his sin: When he makes all the altar stones to be like chalk stoneslimestone crushed to pieces, no Asherah poles or incense altars will be left standing.
Compared to TNIVBy this, then, will Jacob's guilt be atoned for, and this will be the full fruit of the removal of his sin: When he makes all the altar stones to be like limestone crushed to pieces, no Asherah poles or incense altars will be left standing.

Isaiah 36:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס אַֽל־ תִּשְׁמְע֖וּ אֶל־ חִזְקִיָּ֑הוּ כִּי֩ כֹ֨ה אָמַ֜ר הַמֶּ֣לֶךְ אַשּׁ֗וּר עֲשֽׂוּ־ אִתִּ֤י בְרָכָה֙ וּצְא֣וּ אֵלַ֔י וְאִכְל֤וּ אִישׁ־ גַּפְנוֹ֙ וְאִ֣ישׁ תְּאֵנָת֔וֹ וּשְׁת֖וּ אִ֥ישׁ מֵי־ בוֹרֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then every one of you will eat from his own vine and fig tree and drink water from his own cistern,
TNIV"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then every one of you will eat from your own vine and fig tree and drink water from your own cistern,
NIV2011"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then each of you will eat fruit from your own vine and fig tree and drink water from your own cistern,
Compared to NIV1984"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then everyeach one of you will eat fruit from hisyour own vine and fig tree and drink water from hisyour own cistern,
Compared to TNIV"Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: Make peace with me and come out to me. Then everyeach one of you will eat fruit from your own vine and fig tree and drink water from your own cistern,

Ezekiel 47:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְעַל־ הַנַּ֣חַל יַעֲלֶ֣ה עַל־ שְׂפָת֣וֹ מִזֶּ֣ה ׀ וּמִזֶּ֣ה ׀ כָּל־ עֵֽץ־ מַ֠אֲכָל לֹא־ יִבּ֨וֹל עָלֵ֜הוּ וְלֹֽא־ יִתֹּ֣ם פִּרְי֗וֹ לָֽחֳדָשָׁיו֙ יְבַכֵּ֔ר כִּ֣י מֵימָ֔יו מִן־ הַמִּקְדָּ֖שׁ הֵ֣מָּה יֽוֹצְאִ֑ים פִרְיוֹ֙ לְמַֽאֲכָ֔ל וְעָלֵ֖הוּ לִתְרוּפָֽה׃
NIV1984Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing."
TNIVFruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear fruit, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing."
NIV2011Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear fruit, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing."
Compared to NIV1984Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear fruit, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing."
Compared to TNIVFruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear fruit, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing."


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