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

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The word 'Neighbor' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (100 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (101 times). The word 'Neighbor' was removed in 9 verses, and added in 8 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Neighbor' 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 text1164.7%
New text in NIV2011635.3%

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

Verses where Neighbor was removed

Exodus 22:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ יִתֵּן֩ אִ֨ישׁ אֶל־ רֵעֵ֜הוּ חֲמ֨וֹר אוֹ־ שׁ֥וֹר אוֹ־ שֶׂ֛ה וְכָל־ בְּהֵמָ֖ה לִשְׁמֹ֑ר וּמֵ֛ת אוֹ־ נִשְׁבַּ֥ר אוֹ־ נִשְׁבָּ֖ה אֵ֥ין רֹאֶֽה׃
NIV1984In all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, 'This is mine,' both parties are to bring their cases before the judges. The one whom the judges declare guilty must pay back double to his neighbor.
TNIVIn all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, 'This is mine,' both parties are to bring their cases before the judges. The one whom the judges declare guilty must pay back double to the other.
NIV2011In all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, 'This is mine,' both parties are to bring their cases before the judges. The one whom the judges declare guilty must pay back double to the other.
Compared to NIV1984In all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, 'This is mine,' both parties are to bring their cases before the judges. The one whom the judges declare guilty must pay back double to histhe neighborother.
Compared to TNIVIn all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, 'This is mine,' both parties are to bring their cases before the judges. The one whom the judges declare guilty must pay back double to the other.

Proverbs 11:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּפֶ֗ה חָ֭נֵף יַשְׁחִ֣ת רֵעֵ֑הוּ וּ֝בְדַ֗עַת צַדִּיקִ֥ים יֵחָלֵֽצוּ׃
NIV1984With his mouth the godless destroys his neighbor, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
TNIVWith their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
NIV2011With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
Compared to NIV1984With histheir mouthmouths the godless destroysdestroy histheir neighborneighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
Compared to TNIVWith their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.

Proverbs 21:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנֶ֣פֶשׁ רָ֭שָׁע אִוְּתָה־ רָ֑ע לֹא־ יֻחַ֖ן בְּעֵינָ֣יו רֵעֵֽהוּ׃
NIV1984The wicked man craves evil; his neighbor gets no mercy from him.
TNIVThe wicked crave evil; their neighbors get no mercy from them.
NIV2011The wicked crave evil; their neighbors get no mercy from them.
Compared to NIV1984The wicked mancrave craves evil; histheir neighborneighbors getsget no mercy from himthem.
Compared to TNIVThe wicked crave evil; their neighbors get no mercy from them.

Proverbs 29:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSגֶּ֭בֶר מַחֲלִ֣יק עַל־ רֵעֵ֑הוּ רֶ֝֗שֶׁת פּוֹרֵ֥שׂ עַל־ פְּעָמָֽיו׃
NIV1984Whoever flatters his neighbor is spreading a net for his feet.
TNIVThose who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet.
NIV2011Those who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet.
Compared to NIV1984WhoeverThose flatterswho hisflatter neighbortheir isneighbors are spreading anets net for histheir feet.
Compared to TNIVThose who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet.

Ecclesiastes 4:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְרָאִ֨יתִֽי אֲנִ֜י אֶת־ כָּל־ עָמָ֗ל וְאֵת֙ כָּל־ כִּשְׁר֣וֹן הַֽמַּעֲשֶׂ֔ה כִּ֛י הִ֥יא קִנְאַת־ אִ֖ישׁ מֵרֵעֵ֑הוּ גַּם־ זֶ֥ה הֶ֖בֶל וּרְע֥וּת רֽוּחַ׃
NIV1984And I saw that all labor and all achievement spring from man's envy of his neighbor. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.
TNIVAnd I saw that all toil and all achievement spring from one person's envy of another. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.
NIV2011And I saw that all toil and all achievement spring from one person's envy of another. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.
Compared to NIV1984And I saw that all labortoil and all achievement spring from manone person's envy of his neighboranother. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.
Compared to TNIVAnd I saw that all toil and all achievement spring from one person's envy of another. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.

Jeremiah 9:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס הַעַל־ אֵ֥לֶּה לֹֽא־ אֶפְקָד־ בָּ֖ם נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֑ה אִ֚ם בְּג֣וֹי אֲשֶׁר־ כָּזֶ֔ה לֹ֥א תִתְנַקֵּ֖ם נַפְשִֽׁי׃
NIV1984Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks with deceit. With his mouth each speaks cordially to his neighbor, but in his heart he sets a trap for him.
TNIVTheir tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.
NIV2011Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.
Compared to NIV1984Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks with deceitdeceitfully. With histheir mouthmouths eachthey speaksall speak cordially to histheir neighborneighbors, but in histheir hearthearts hethey setsset atraps trap for himthem.
Compared to TNIVTheir tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.

Zechariah 8:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְאִ֣ישׁ ׀ אֶת־ רָעַ֣ת רֵעֵ֗הוּ אַֽל־ תַּחְשְׁבוּ֙ בִּלְבַבְכֶ֔ם וּשְׁבֻ֥עַת שֶׁ֖קֶר אַֽל־ תֶּאֱהָ֑בוּ כִּ֧י אֶת־ כָּל־ אֵ֛לֶּה אֲשֶׁ֥ר שָׂנֵ֖אתִי נְאֻם־ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984do not plot evil against your neighbor, and do not love to swear falsely. I hate all this," declares the LORD.
TNIVdo not plot evil against each other, and do not love to swear falsely. I hate all this," declares the LORD.
NIV2011do not plot evil against each other, and do not love to swear falsely. I hate all this," declares the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984do not plot evil against youreach neighborother, and do not love to swear falsely. I hate all this," declares the LORD.
Compared to TNIVdo not plot evil against each other, and do not love to swear falsely. I hate all this," declares the LORD.

Zechariah 11:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֠י לֹ֣א אֶחְמ֥וֹל ע֛וֹד עַל־ יֹשְׁבֵ֥י הָאָ֖רֶץ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֑ה וְהִנֵּ֨ה אָנֹכִ֜י מַמְצִ֣יא אֶת־ הָאָדָ֗ם אִ֤ישׁ בְּיַד־ רֵעֵ֙הוּ֙ וּבְיַ֣ד מַלְכּ֔וֹ וְכִתְּתוּ֙ אֶת־ הָאָ֔רֶץ וְלֹ֥א אַצִּ֖יל מִיָּדָֽם׃
NIV1984For I will no longer have pity on the people of the land," declares the LORD. "I will hand everyone over to his neighbor and his king. They will oppress the land, and I will not rescue them from their hands."
TNIVFor I will no longer have pity on the people of the land," declares the LORD. "I will give everyone into the hands of their neighbors and their king. They will devastate the land, and I will not rescue them from their hands."
NIV2011For I will no longer have pity on the people of the land," declares the LORD. "I will give everyone into the hands of their neighbors and their king. They will devastate the land, and I will not rescue anyone from their hands."
Compared to NIV1984For I will no longer have pity on the people of the land," declares the LORD. "I will handgive everyone overinto tothe hishands neighborof their neighbors and histheir king. They will oppressdevastate the land, and I will not rescue themanyone from their hands."
Compared to TNIVFor I will no longer have pity on the people of the land," declares the LORD. "I will give everyone into the hands of their neighbors and their king. They will devastate the land, and I will not rescue themanyone from their hands."

Romans 15:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἕκαστος ἡμῶν τῷ πλησίον ἀρεσκέτω εἰς τὸ ἀγαθὸν πρὸς οἰκοδομήν·
NIV1984Each of us should please his neighbor for his good, to build him up.
TNIVWe should all please our neighbors for their good, to build them up.
NIV2011Each of us should please our neighbors for their good, to build them up.
Compared to NIV1984Each of us should please hisour neighborneighbors for histheir good, to build himthem up.
Compared to TNIVWeEach shouldof allus should please our neighbors for their good, to build them up.

Verses where Neighbor was added

Exodus 22:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְכִֽי־ יִשְׁאַ֥ל אִ֛ישׁ מֵעִ֥ם רֵעֵ֖הוּ וְנִשְׁבַּ֣ר אוֹ־ מֵ֑ת בְּעָלָ֥יו אֵין־ עִמּ֖וֹ שַׁלֵּ֥ם יְשַׁלֵּֽם׃
NIV1984If it was torn to pieces by a wild animal, he shall bring in the remains as evidence and he will not be required to pay for the torn animal.
TNIVIf it was torn to pieces by a wild animal, the neighbor shall bring in the remains as evidence and shall not be required to pay for the torn animal.
NIV2011If it was torn to pieces by a wild animal, the neighbor shall bring in the remains as evidence and shall not be required to pay for the torn animal.
Compared to NIV1984If it was torn to pieces by a wild animal, hethe neighbor shall bring in the remains as evidence and he willshall not be required to pay for the torn animal.
Compared to TNIVIf it was torn to pieces by a wild animal, the neighbor shall bring in the remains as evidence and shall not be required to pay for the torn animal.

Exodus 22:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאֱלֹהִ֖ים לֹ֣א תְקַלֵּ֑ל וְנָשִׂ֥יא בְעַמְּךָ֖ לֹ֥א תָאֹֽר׃
NIV1984because his cloak is the only covering he has for his body. What else will he sleep in? When he cries out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.
TNIVbecause that cloak is the only covering your neighbor has. What else can your neighbor sleep in? When he cries out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.
NIV2011because that cloak is the only covering your neighbor has. What else can they sleep in? When they cry out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.
Compared to NIV1984because histhat cloak is the only covering heyour hasneighbor for his bodyhas. What else willcan hethey sleep in? When hethey criescry out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.
Compared to TNIVbecause that cloak is the only covering your neighbor has. What else can yourthey neighbor sleep in? When hethey criescry out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.

Leviticus 6:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSנֶ֚פֶשׁ כִּ֣י תֶחֱטָ֔א וּמָעֲלָ֥ה מַ֖עַל בַּיהוָ֑ה וְכִחֵ֨שׁ בַּעֲמִית֜וֹ בְּפִקָּד֗וֹן אֽוֹ־ בִתְשׂ֤וּמֶת יָד֙ א֣וֹ בְגָזֵ֔ל א֖וֹ עָשַׁ֥ק אֶת־ עֲמִיתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"If anyone sins and is unfaithful to the LORD by deceiving his neighbor about something entrusted to him or left in his care or stolen, or if he cheats him,
TNIV"If anyone sins and is unfaithful to the LORD by deceiving a neighbor about something entrusted to them or left in their care or about something stolen, or if they cheat a neighbor,
NIV2011"If anyone sins and is unfaithful to the LORD by deceiving a neighbor about something entrusted to them or left in their care or about something stolen, or if they cheat their neighbor,
Compared to NIV1984"If anyone sins and is unfaithful to the LORD by deceiving hisa neighbor about something entrusted to himthem or left in histheir care or about something stolen, or if hethey cheatscheat himtheir neighbor,
Compared to TNIV"If anyone sins and is unfaithful to the LORD by deceiving a neighbor about something entrusted to them or left in their care or about something stolen, or if they cheat atheir neighbor,

Deuteronomy 24:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבַּח֖וּץ תַּעֲמֹ֑ד וְהָאִ֗ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֤ר אַתָּה֙ נֹשֶׁ֣ה ב֔וֹ יוֹצִ֥יא אֵלֶ֛יךָ אֶֽת־ הַעֲב֖וֹט הַחֽוּצָה׃
NIV1984Stay outside and let the man to whom you are making the loan bring the pledge out to you.
TNIVStay outside and let the neighbor to whom you are making the loan bring the pledge out to you.
NIV2011Stay outside and let the neighbor to whom you are making the loan bring the pledge out to you.
Compared to NIV1984Stay outside and let the manneighbor to whom you are making the loan bring the pledge out to you.
Compared to TNIVStay outside and let the neighbor to whom you are making the loan bring the pledge out to you.

Deuteronomy 24:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאִם־ אִ֥ישׁ עָנִ֖י ה֑וּא לֹ֥א תִשְׁכַּ֖ב בַּעֲבֹטֽוֹ׃
NIV1984If the man is poor, do not go to sleep with his pledge in your possession.
TNIVIf the neighbor is poor, do not go to sleep with that pledge in your possession.
NIV2011If the neighbor is poor, do not go to sleep with their pledge in your possession.
Compared to NIV1984If the manneighbor is poor, do not go to sleep with histheir pledge in your possession.
Compared to TNIVIf the neighbor is poor, do not go to sleep with thattheir pledge in your possession.

Deuteronomy 24:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס הָשֵׁב֩ תָּשִׁ֨יב ל֤וֹ אֶֽת־ הַעֲבוֹט֙ כְּבֹ֣א הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ וְשָׁכַ֥ב בְּשַׂלְמָת֖וֹ וּבֵֽרֲכֶ֑ךָּ וּלְךָ֙ תִּהְיֶ֣ה צְדָקָ֔ה לִפְנֵ֖י יְהוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984Return his cloak to him by sunset so that he may sleep in it. Then he will thank you, and it will be regarded as a righteous act in the sight of the LORD your God.
TNIVReturn the cloak by sunset so that your neighbor may sleep in it. Then you will be thanked, and it will be regarded as a righteous act in the sight of the LORD your God.
NIV2011Return their cloak by sunset so that your neighbor may sleep in it. Then they will thank you, and it will be regarded as a righteous act in the sight of the LORD your God.
Compared to NIV1984Return histheir cloak to him by sunset so that heyour neighbor may sleep in it. Then hethey will thank you, and it will be regarded as a righteous act in the sight of the LORD your God.
Compared to TNIVReturn thetheir cloak by sunset so that your neighbor may sleep in it. Then youthey will bethank thankedyou, and it will be regarded as a righteous act in the sight of the LORD your God.

Psalms 88:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSסַבּ֣וּנִי כַ֭מַּיִם כָּל־ הַיּ֑וֹם הִקִּ֖יפוּ עָלַ֣י יָֽחַד׃
NIV1984You have taken my companions and loved ones from me; the darkness is my closest friend.
TNIVYou have taken from me friend and neighbor-- darkness is my closest friend.
NIV2011You have taken from me friend and neighbor-- darkness is my closest friend.
Compared to NIV1984You have taken my companions and loved ones from me; the friend and neighbor-- darkness is my closest friend.
Compared to TNIVYou have taken from me friend and neighbor-- darkness is my closest friend.

Proverbs 6:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלִ֭שְׁמָרְךָ מֵאֵ֣שֶׁת רָ֑ע מֵֽ֝חֶלְקַ֗ת לָשׁ֥וֹן נָכְרִיָּֽה׃
NIV1984keeping you from the immoral woman, from the smooth tongue of the wayward wife.
TNIVkeeping you from your neighbor's wife, from the smooth talk of a wayward woman.
NIV2011keeping you from your neighbor's wife, from the smooth talk of a wayward woman.
Compared to NIV1984keeping you from theyour immoralneighbor's womanwife, from the smooth tonguetalk of thea wayward wifewoman.
Compared to TNIVkeeping you from your neighbor's wife, from the smooth talk of a wayward woman.


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