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

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The word 'Sleeps' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (12 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (15 times). The word 'Sleeps' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sleeps' 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 text3100.0%

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

Verses where Sleeps was removed

Leviticus 20:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֗ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֤ר יִשְׁכַּב֙ אֶת־ אֵ֣שֶׁת אָבִ֔יו עֶרְוַ֥ת אָבִ֖יו גִּלָּ֑ה מֽוֹת־ יוּמְת֥וּ שְׁנֵיהֶ֖ם דְּמֵיהֶ֥ם בָּֽם׃
NIV1984"'If a man sleeps with his father's wife, he has dishonored his father. Both the man and the woman must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with his father's wife, he has dishonored his father. Both the man and the woman are to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
NIV2011"'If a man has sexual relations with his father's wife, he has dishonored his father. Both the man and the woman are to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man sleepshas sexual relations with his father's wife, he has dishonored his father. Both the man and the woman mustare to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with his father's wife, he has dishonored his father. Both the man and the woman are to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.

Leviticus 20:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֗ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֤ר יִשְׁכַּב֙ אֶת־ כַּלָּת֔וֹ מ֥וֹת יוּמְת֖וּ שְׁנֵיהֶ֑ם תֶּ֥בֶל עָשׂ֖וּ דְּמֵיהֶ֥ם בָּֽם׃
NIV1984"'If a man sleeps with his daughter-in-law, both of them must be put to death. What they have done is a perversion; their blood will be on their own heads.
TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with his daughter-in-law, both of them are to be put to death. What they have done is a perversion; their blood will be on their own heads.
NIV2011"'If a man has sexual relations with his daughter-in-law, both of them are to be put to death. What they have done is a perversion; their blood will be on their own heads.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man sleepshas sexual relations with his daughter-in-law, both of them mustare to be put to death. What they have done is a perversion; their blood will be on their own heads.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with his daughter-in-law, both of them are to be put to death. What they have done is a perversion; their blood will be on their own heads.

Leviticus 20:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֗ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֤ר יִשְׁכַּב֙ אֶת־ דֹּ֣דָת֔וֹ עֶרְוַ֥ת דֹּד֖וֹ גִּלָּ֑ה חֶטְאָ֥ם יִשָּׂ֖אוּ עֲרִירִ֥ים יָמֻֽתוּ׃
NIV1984"'If a man sleeps with his aunt, he has dishonored his uncle. They will be held responsible; they will die childless.
TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with his aunt, he has dishonored his uncle. They will be held responsible; they will die childless.
NIV2011"'If a man has sexual relations with his aunt, he has dishonored his uncle. They will be held responsible; they will die childless.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man sleepshas sexual relations with his aunt, he has dishonored his uncle. They will be held responsible; they will die childless.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with his aunt, he has dishonored his uncle. They will be held responsible; they will die childless.


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