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

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The word 'Laborer' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (3 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (2 times). The word 'Laborer' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Laborer' 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 text266.7%
New text in NIV2011133.3%

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

Verses where Laborer was removed

Proverbs 16:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנֶ֣פֶשׁ עָ֭מֵל עָ֣מְלָה לּ֑וֹ כִּֽי־ אָכַ֖ף עָלָ֣יו פִּֽיהוּ׃
NIV1984The laborer's appetite works for him; his hunger drives him on.
TNIVThe appetite of laborers works for them; their hunger drives them on.
NIV2011The appetite of laborers works for them; their hunger drives them on.
Compared to NIV1984The laborer's appetite of laborers works for himthem; histheir hunger drives himthem on.
Compared to TNIVThe appetite of laborers works for them; their hunger drives them on.

Verses where Laborer was added

Job 7:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכְּעֶ֥בֶד יִשְׁאַף־ צֵ֑ל וּ֝כְשָׂכִ֗יר יְקַוֶּ֥ה פָעֳלֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Like a slave longing for the evening shadows, or a hired man waiting eagerly for his wages,
TNIVLike a slave longing for the evening shadows, or a hired laborer waiting to be paid,
NIV2011Like a slave longing for the evening shadows, or a hired laborer waiting to be paid,
Compared to NIV1984Like a slave longing for the evening shadows, or a hired manlaborer waiting eagerlyto forbe his wagespaid,
Compared to TNIVLike a slave longing for the evening shadows, or a hired laborer waiting to be paid,

Job 14:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשְׁעֵ֣ה מֵעָלָ֣יו וְיֶחְדָּ֑ל עַד־ יִ֝רְצֶ֗ה כְּשָׂכִ֥יר יוֹמֽוֹ׃
NIV1984So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired man.
TNIVSo look away from us and leave us alone, till we have put in our time like hired laborers.
NIV2011So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired laborer.
Compared to NIV1984So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired manlaborer.
Compared to TNIVSo look away from ushim and leavelet ushim alone, till wehe havehas put in ourhis time like a hired laborerslaborer.


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