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

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The word 'Lacks' occurs 9 times less often in the NIV2011 (7 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (16 times). The word 'Lacks' was removed in 9 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Lacks' 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 text666.7%
New text in NIV2011333.3%

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

Verses where Lacks was removed

Proverbs 6:32

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנֹאֵ֣ף אִשָּׁ֣ה חֲסַר־ לֵ֑ב מַֽשְׁחִ֥ית נַ֝פְשׁ֗וֹ ה֣וּא יַעֲשֶֽׂנָּה׃
NIV1984But a man who commits adultery lacks judgment; whoever does so destroys himself.
TNIVBut a man who commits adultery has no sense; whoever does so destroys himself.
NIV2011But a man who commits adultery has no sense; whoever does so destroys himself.
Compared to NIV1984But a man who commits adultery lackshas judgmentno sense; whoever does so destroys himself.
Compared to TNIVBut a man who commits adultery has no sense; whoever does so destroys himself.

Proverbs 10:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּשִׂפְתֵ֣י נָ֭בוֹן תִּמָּצֵ֣א חָכְמָ֑ה וְ֝שֵׁ֗בֶט לְגֵ֣ו חֲסַר־ לֵֽב׃
NIV1984Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of him who lacks judgment.
TNIVWisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of one who has no sense.
NIV2011Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of one who has no sense.
Compared to NIV1984Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of himone who lackshas judgmentno sense.
Compared to TNIVWisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of one who has no sense.

Proverbs 11:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבָּז־ לְרֵעֵ֥הוּ חֲסַר־ לֵ֑ב וְאִ֖ישׁ תְּבוּנ֣וֹת יַחֲרִֽישׁ׃
NIV1984A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man of understanding holds his tongue.
TNIVThose who have no sense deride their neighbors, but those who have understanding hold their tongues.
NIV2011Whoever derides their neighbor has no sense, but the one who has understanding holds their tongue.
Compared to NIV1984AWhoever manderides whotheir lacksneighbor judgmenthas deridesno his neighborsense, but athe manone ofwho has understanding holds histheir tongue.
Compared to TNIVThoseWhoever whoderides havetheir noneighbor sensehas derideno their neighborssense, but thosethe one who havehas understanding holdholds their tonguestongue.

Proverbs 12:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֹבֵ֣ד אַ֭דְמָתוֹ יִֽשְׂבַּֽע־ לָ֑חֶם וּמְרַדֵּ֖ף רֵיקִ֣ים חֲסַר־ לֵֽב׃
NIV1984He who works his land will have abundant food, but he who chases fantasies lacks judgment.
TNIVThose who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.
NIV2011Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.
Compared to NIV1984HeThose who workswork histheir land will have abundant food, but hethose who chaseschase fantasies lackshave judgmentno sense.
Compared to TNIVThose who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.

Proverbs 15:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאִ֭וֶּלֶת שִׂמְחָ֣ה לַחֲסַר־ לֵ֑ב וְאִ֥ישׁ תְּ֝בוּנָ֗ה יְיַשֶּׁר־ לָֽכֶת׃
NIV1984Folly delights a man who lacks judgment, but a man of understanding keeps a straight course.
TNIVFolly brings joy to those who have no sense, but those who have understanding keep a straight course.
NIV2011Folly brings joy to one who has no sense, but whoever has understanding keeps a straight course.
Compared to NIV1984Folly delightsbrings ajoy manto one who lackshas judgmentno sense, but awhoever man ofhas understanding keeps a straight course.
Compared to TNIVFolly brings joy to thoseone who havehas no sense, but thosewhoever whohas have understanding keepkeeps a straight course.

Proverbs 24:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעַל־ שְׂדֵ֣ה אִישׁ־ עָצֵ֣ל עָבַ֑רְתִּי וְעַל־ כֶּ֝֗רֶם אָדָ֥ם חֲסַר־ לֵֽב׃
NIV1984I went past the field of the sluggard, past the vineyard of the man who lacks judgment;
TNIVI went past the field of a sluggard, past the vineyard of someone who has no sense;
NIV2011I went past the field of a sluggard, past the vineyard of someone who has no sense;
Compared to NIV1984I went past the field of thea sluggard, past the vineyard of thesomeone man who lackshas judgmentno sense;
Compared to TNIVI went past the field of a sluggard, past the vineyard of someone who has no sense;

Proverbs 28:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנָגִ֗יד חֲסַ֣ר תְּ֭בוּנוֹת וְרַ֥ב מַעֲשַׁקּ֑וֹת בֶ֝֗צַע יַאֲרִ֥יךְ יָמִֽים׃
NIV1984A tyrannical ruler lacks judgment, but he who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long life.
TNIVA tyrannical ruler practices extortion, but one who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long reign.
NIV2011A tyrannical ruler practices extortion, but one who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long reign.
Compared to NIV1984A tyrannical ruler lackspractices judgmentextortion, but heone who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long lifereign.
Compared to TNIVA tyrannical ruler practices extortion, but one who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long reign.

Ecclesiastes 6:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאִ֣ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֣ר יִתֶּן־ ל֣וֹ הָאֱלֹהִ֡ים עֹשֶׁר֩ וּנְכָסִ֨ים וְכָב֜וֹד וְֽאֵינֶ֨נּוּ חָסֵ֥ר לְנַפְשׁ֣וֹ ׀ מִכֹּ֣ל אֲשֶׁר־ יִתְאַוֶּ֗ה וְלֹֽא־ יַשְׁלִיטֶ֤נּוּ הָֽאֱלֹהִים֙ לֶאֱכֹ֣ל מִמֶּ֔נּוּ כִּ֛י אִ֥ישׁ נָכְרִ֖י יֹֽאכֲלֶ֑נּוּ זֶ֥ה הֶ֛בֶל וָחֳלִ֥י רָ֖ע הֽוּא׃
NIV1984God gives a man wealth, possessions and honor, so that he lacks nothing his heart desires, but God does not enable him to enjoy them, and a stranger enjoys them instead. This is meaningless, a grievous evil.
TNIVGod gives some people wealth, possessions and honor, so that they lack nothing their hearts desire, but God does not grant the ability to enjoy them, and strangers enjoy them instead. This is meaningless, a grievous evil.
NIV2011God gives some people wealth, possessions and honor, so that they lack nothing their hearts desire, but God does not grant them the ability to enjoy them, and strangers enjoy them instead. This is meaningless, a grievous evil.
Compared to NIV1984God gives asome manpeople wealth, possessions and honor, so that hethey lackslack nothing histheir hearthearts desiresdesire, but God does not enablegrant himthem the ability to enjoy them, and astrangers stranger enjoysenjoy them instead. This is meaningless, a grievous evil.
Compared to TNIVGod gives some people wealth, possessions and honor, so that they lack nothing their hearts desire, but God does not grant them the ability to enjoy them, and strangers enjoy them instead. This is meaningless, a grievous evil.

Ecclesiastes 10:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְגַם־ בַּדֶּ֛רֶךְ הֹלֵ֖ךְ לִבּ֣וֹ חָסֵ֑ר וְאָמַ֥ר לַכֹּ֖ל סָכָ֥ל הֽוּא׃
NIV1984Even as he walks along the road, the fool lacks sense and shows everyone how stupid he is.
TNIVEven as fools walk along the road, they lack sense and show everyone how stupid they are.
NIV2011Even as fools walk along the road, they lack sense and show everyone how stupid they are.
Compared to NIV1984Even as hefools walkswalk along the road, thethey foollack lacks sense and showsshow everyone how stupid hethey isare.
Compared to TNIVEven as fools walk along the road, they lack sense and show everyone how stupid they are.


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