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

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The word 'Sells' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (5 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (10 times). The word 'Sells' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sells' 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 text120.0%
New text in NIV2011480.0%

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

Verses where Sells was removed

Exodus 21:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְגֹנֵ֨ב אִ֧ישׁ וּמְכָר֛וֹ וְנִמְצָ֥א בְיָד֖וֹ מ֥וֹת יוּמָֽת׃
NIV1984"Anyone who kidnaps another and either sells him or still has him when he is caught must be put to death.
TNIV"Anyone who kidnaps someone is to be put to death, whether the victim has been sold or is still in the kidnapper's possession.
NIV2011"Anyone who kidnaps someone is to be put to death, whether the victim has been sold or is still in the kidnapper's possession.
Compared to NIV1984"Anyone who kidnaps anothersomeone andis eitherto sellsbe himput orto stilldeath, whether the victim has himbeen whensold heor is caughtstill mustin bethe putkidnapper's to deathpossession.
Compared to TNIV"Anyone who kidnaps someone is to be put to death, whether the victim has been sold or is still in the kidnapper's possession.

Leviticus 25:39

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְכִֽי־ יָמ֥וּךְ אָחִ֛יךָ עִמָּ֖ךְ וְנִמְכַּר־ לָ֑ךְ לֹא־ תַעֲבֹ֥ד בּ֖וֹ עֲבֹ֥דַת עָֽבֶד׃
NIV1984"'If one of your countrymen becomes poor among you and sells himself to you, do not make him work as a slave.
TNIV"'If any of your own people become poor and sell themselves to you, do not make them work as slaves.
NIV2011"'If any of your fellow Israelites become poor and sell themselves to you, do not make them work as slaves.
Compared to NIV1984"'If oneany of your countrymenfellow becomesIsraelites become poor among you and sellssell himselfthemselves to you, do not make himthem work as a slaveslaves.
Compared to TNIV"'If any of your ownfellow peopleIsraelites become poor and sell themselves to you, do not make them work as slaves.

Leviticus 25:47

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְכִ֣י תַשִּׂ֗יג יַ֣ד גֵּ֤ר וְתוֹשָׁב֙ עִמָּ֔ךְ וּמָ֥ךְ אָחִ֖יךָ עִמּ֑וֹ וְנִמְכַּ֗ר לְגֵ֤ר תּוֹשָׁב֙ עִמָּ֔ךְ א֥וֹ לְעֵ֖קֶר מִשְׁפַּ֥חַת גֵּֽר׃
NIV1984"'If an alien or a temporary resident among you becomes rich and one of your countrymen becomes poor and sells himself to the alien living among you or to a member of the alien's clan,
TNIV"'If a foreigner residing among you becomes rich and any of your own people become poor and sell themselves to the foreigner or to a member of the foreigner's clan,
NIV2011"'If a foreigner residing among you becomes rich and any of your fellow Israelites become poor and sell themselves to the foreigner or to a member of the foreigner's clan,
Compared to NIV1984"'If an alien or a temporaryforeigner residentresiding among you becomes rich and oneany of your countrymenfellow becomesIsraelites become poor and sellssell himselfthemselves to the alienforeigner living among you or to a member of the alienforeigner's clan,
Compared to TNIV"'If a foreigner residing among you becomes rich and any of your ownfellow peopleIsraelites become poor and sell themselves to the foreigner or to a member of the foreigner's clan,

Deuteronomy 15:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּֽי־ יִמָּכֵ֨ר לְךָ֜ אָחִ֣יךָ הָֽעִבְרִ֗י א֚וֹ הָֽעִבְרִיָּ֔ה וַעֲבָֽדְךָ֖ שֵׁ֣שׁ שָׁנִ֑ים וּבַשָּׁנָה֙ הַשְּׁבִיעִ֔ת תְּשַׁלְּחֶ֥נּוּ חָפְשִׁ֖י מֵעִמָּֽךְ׃
NIV1984If a fellow Hebrew, a man or a woman, sells himself to you and serves you six years, in the seventh year you must let him go free.
TNIVIf any of your people, men or women, sell themselves to you and serve you six years, in the seventh year you must let them go free.
NIV2011If any of your people--Hebrew men or women--sell themselves to you and serve you six years, in the seventh year you must let them go free.
Compared to NIV1984If aany fellowof your people--Hebrew, a manmen or awomen--sell woman, sellsthemselves himself to you and servesserve you six years, in the seventh year you must let himthem go free.
Compared to TNIVIf any of your people, --Hebrew men or women, --sell themselves to you and serve you six years, in the seventh year you must let them go free.

Deuteronomy 24:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּי־ יִמָּצֵ֣א אִ֗ישׁ גֹּנֵ֨ב נֶ֤פֶשׁ מֵאֶחָיו֙ מִבְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְהִתְעַמֶּר־ בּ֖וֹ וּמְכָר֑וֹ וּמֵת֙ הַגַּנָּ֣ב הַה֔וּא וּבִֽעַרְתָּ֥ הָרָ֖ע מִקִּרְבֶּֽךָ׃
NIV1984If a man is caught kidnapping one of his brother Israelites and treats him as a slave or sells him, the kidnapper must die. You must purge the evil from among you.
TNIVIf someone is caught kidnapping another Israelite and treating or selling that Israelite as a slave, the kidnapper must die. You must purge the evil from among you.
NIV2011If someone is caught kidnapping a fellow Israelite and treating or selling them as a slave, the kidnapper must die. You must purge the evil from among you.
Compared to NIV1984If asomeone man is caught kidnapping onea offellow hisIsraelite brotherand Israelitestreating andor treatsselling himthem as a slave or sells him, the kidnapper must die. You must purge the evil from among you.
Compared to TNIVIf someone is caught kidnapping anothera fellow Israelite and treating or selling that Israelitethem as a slave, the kidnapper must die. You must purge the evil from among you.


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