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

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The word 'Hold' occurs 7 times more often in the NIV2011 (170 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (163 times). The word 'Hold' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 8 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Hold' 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 text777.8%
New text in NIV2011222.2%

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

Verses where Hold was removed

Matthew 11:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἀπὸ δὲ τῶν ἡμερῶν Ἰωάννου τοῦ βαπτιστοῦ ἕως ἄρτι ἡ βασιλεία τῶν οὐρανῶν βιάζεται, καὶ βιασταὶ ἁρπάζουσιν αὐτήν.
NIV1984From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been forcefully advancing, and forceful men lay hold of it.
TNIVFrom the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been subjected to violence, and violent people have been raiding it.
NIV2011From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been subjected to violence, and violent people have been raiding it.
Compared to NIV1984From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been forcefullysubjected advancingto violence, and forcefulviolent menpeople layhave holdbeen ofraiding it.
Compared to TNIVFrom the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been subjected to violence, and violent people have been raiding it.

Verses where Hold was added

2 Kings 4:39

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֵּצֵ֨א אֶחָ֣ד אֶל־ הַשָּׂדֶה֮ לְלַקֵּ֣ט אֹרֹת֒ וַיִּמְצָא֙ גֶּ֣פֶן שָׂדֶ֔ה וַיְלַקֵּ֥ט מִמֶּ֛נּוּ פַּקֻּעֹ֥ת שָׂדֶ֖ה מְלֹ֣א בִגְד֑וֹ וַיָּבֹ֗א וַיְפַלַּ֛ח אֶל־ סִ֥יר הַנָּזִ֖יד כִּֽי־ לֹ֥א יָדָֽעוּ׃
NIV1984One of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gathered some of its gourds and filled the fold of his cloak. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
TNIVOne of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gathered some of its gourds and filled the fold of his cloak. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
NIV2011One of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine and picked as many of its gourds as his garment could hold. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
Compared to NIV1984One of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gatheredand somepicked as many of its gourds andas filledhis thegarment foldcould of his cloakhold. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
Compared to TNIVOne of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gatheredand somepicked as many of its gourds andas filledhis thegarment foldcould of his cloakhold. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.

Job 1:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָלְכ֤וּ בָנָיו֙ וְעָשׂ֣וּ מִשְׁתֶּ֔ה בֵּ֖ית אִ֣ישׁ יוֹמ֑וֹ וְשָׁלְח֗וּ וְקָרְאוּ֙ לִשְׁלֹ֣שֶׁת לֶאֱכֹ֥ל וְלִשְׁתּ֖וֹת עִמָּהֶֽם׃
NIV1984His sons used to take turns holding feasts in their homes, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
TNIVHis sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
NIV2011His sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
Compared to NIV1984His sons used to takehold turns holding feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
Compared to TNIVHis sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.

Proverbs 3:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֵץ־ חַיִּ֣ים הִ֭יא לַמַּחֲזִיקִ֣ים בָּ֑הּ וְֽתֹמְכֶ֥יהָ מְאֻשָּֽׁר׃
NIV1984She is a tree of life to those who embrace her; those who lay hold of her will be blessed.
TNIVShe is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.
NIV2011She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.
Compared to NIV1984She is a tree of life to those who embracetake hold of her; those who lay hold of her fast will be blessed.
Compared to TNIVShe is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.

Proverbs 10:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּרֹ֣ב דְּ֭בָרִים לֹ֣א יֶחְדַּל־ פָּ֑שַׁע וְחֹשֵׂ֖ךְ שְׂפָתָ֣יו מַשְׂכִּֽיל׃
NIV1984When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.
TNIVSin is not ended by multiplying words, but the prudent hold their tongues.
NIV2011Sin is not ended by multiplying words, but the prudent hold their tongues.
Compared to NIV1984WhenSin wordsis arenot many, sinended isby notmultiplying absentwords, but hethe whoprudent holdshold histheir tongue is wisetongues.
Compared to TNIVSin is not ended by multiplying words, but the prudent hold their tongues.

Proverbs 17:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSגַּ֤ם אֱוִ֣יל מַ֭חֲרִישׁ חָכָ֣ם יֵחָשֵׁ֑ב אֹטֵ֖ם שְׂפָתָ֣יו נָבֽוֹן׃
NIV1984Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue.
TNIVEven fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and discerning if they hold their tongues.
NIV2011Even fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and discerning if they hold their tongues.
Compared to NIV1984Even afools foolare is thought wise if hethey keepskeep silent, and discerning if hethey holdshold histheir tonguetongues.
Compared to TNIVEven fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and discerning if they hold their tongues.

Proverbs 28:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָ֭דָם עָשֻׁ֣ק בְּדַם־ נָ֑פֶשׁ עַד־ בּ֥וֹר יָ֝נ֗וּס אַל־ יִתְמְכוּ־ בֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A man tormented by the guilt of murder will be a fugitive till death; let no one support him.
TNIVAnyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.
NIV2011Anyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.
Compared to NIV1984AAnyone man tormented by the guilt of murder will beseek arefuge fugitivein tillthe deathgrave; let no one supporthold himthem back.
Compared to TNIVAnyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.

Isaiah 2:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSחִדְל֤וּ לָכֶם֙ מִן־ הָ֣אָדָ֔ם אֲשֶׁ֥ר נְשָׁמָ֖ה בְּאַפּ֑וֹ כִּֽי־ בַמֶּ֥ה נֶחְשָׁ֖ב הֽוּא׃
NIV1984Stop trusting in man, who has but a breath in his nostrils. Of what account is he?
TNIVStop trusting in human beings, who have but a breath in their nostrils. Why hold them in esteem?
NIV2011Stop trusting in mere humans, who have but a breath in their nostrils. Why hold them in esteem?
Compared to NIV1984Stop trusting in manmere humans, who hashave but a breath in histheir nostrils. OfWhy whathold accountthem isin heesteem?
Compared to TNIVStop trusting in humanmere beingshumans, who have but a breath in their nostrils. Why hold them in esteem?

Revelation 3:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTμνημόνευε οὖν πῶς εἴληφας καὶ ἤκουσας καὶ τήρει, καὶ μετανόησον· ἐὰν οὖν μὴ γρηγορήσῃς, ⸀ἥξω ὡς κλέπτης, καὶ οὐ μὴ ⸀γνῷς ποίαν ὥραν ἥξω ἐπὶ σέ·
SBLGNT apparatusἥξω WH Treg NIV ] + ἐπί σε RP • γνῷς WH NIV RP ] γνώσῃ Treg
NIV1984Remember, therefore, what you have received and heard; obey it, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you.
TNIVRemember, therefore, what you have received and heard; hold it fast, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you.
NIV2011Remember, therefore, what you have received and heard; hold it fast, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you.
Compared to NIV1984Remember, therefore, what you have received and heard; obeyhold it fast, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you.
Compared to TNIVRemember, therefore, what you have received and heard; hold it fast, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you.


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