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

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The word 'Sorrows' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (0 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (4 times). The word 'Sorrows' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sorrows' 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 text250.0%
New text in NIV2011250.0%

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

Verses where Sorrows was removed

Psalms 16:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיִרְבּ֥וּ עַצְּבוֹתָם֮ אַחֵ֪ר מָ֫הָ֥רוּ בַּל־ אַסִּ֣יךְ נִסְכֵּיהֶ֣ם מִדָּ֑ם וּֽבַל־ אֶשָּׂ֥א אֶת־ שְׁ֝מוֹתָ֗ם עַל־ שְׂפָתָֽי׃
NIV1984The sorrows of those will increase who run after other gods. I will not pour out their libations of blood or take up their names on my lips.
TNIVThose who run after other gods will suffer more and more. I will not pour out their libations of blood or take up their names on my lips.
NIV2011Those who run after other gods will suffer more and more. I will not pour out libations of blood to such gods or take up their names on my lips.
Compared to NIV1984TheThose sorrows of those will increase who run after other gods will suffer more and more. I will not pour out their libations of blood to such gods or take up their names on my lips.
Compared to TNIVThose who run after other gods will suffer more and more. I will not pour out their libations of blood to such gods or take up their names on my lips.

Isaiah 53:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSנִבְזֶה֙ וַחֲדַ֣ל אִישִׁ֔ים אִ֥ישׁ מַכְאֹב֖וֹת וִיד֣וּעַ חֹ֑לִי וּכְמַסְתֵּ֤ר פָּנִים֙ מִמֶּ֔נּוּ נִבְזֶ֖ה וְלֹ֥א חֲשַׁבְנֻֽהוּ׃
NIV1984He was despised and rejected by men, a man of sorrows, and familiar with suffering. Like one from whom men hide their faces he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
TNIVHe was despised and rejected by others, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hide their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem.
NIV2011He was despised and rejected by mankind, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hide their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem.
Compared to NIV1984He was despised and rejected by menmankind, a man of sorrowssuffering, and familiar with sufferingpain. Like one from whom menpeople hide their faces he was despised, and we esteemedheld him notin low esteem.
Compared to TNIVHe was despised and rejected by othersmankind, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hide their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem.

Isaiah 53:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָכֵ֤ן חֳלָיֵ֙נוּ֙ ה֣וּא נָשָׂ֔א וּמַכְאֹבֵ֖ינוּ סְבָלָ֑ם וַאֲנַ֣חְנוּ חֲשַׁבְנֻ֔הוּ נָג֛וּעַ מֻכֵּ֥ה אֱלֹהִ֖ים וּמְעֻנֶּֽה׃
NIV1984Surely he took up our infirmities and carried our sorrows, yet we considered him stricken by God, smitten by him, and afflicted.
TNIVSurely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted.
NIV2011Surely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted.
Compared to NIV1984Surely he took up our infirmitiespain and carriedbore our sorrowssuffering, yet we considered him strickenpunished by God, smittenstricken by him, and afflicted.
Compared to TNIVSurely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted.

Zephaniah 3:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנוּגֵ֧י מִמּוֹעֵ֛ד אָסַ֖פְתִּי מִמֵּ֣ךְ הָי֑וּ מַשְׂאֵ֥ת עָלֶ֖יהָ חֶרְפָּֽה׃
NIV1984"The sorrows for the appointed feasts I will remove from you; they are a burden and a reproach to you.
TNIV"I will remove from you all who mourn over the loss of your appointed festivals, which is a burden and reproach for you.
NIV2011"I will remove from you all who mourn over the loss of your appointed festivals, which is a burden and reproach for you.
Compared to NIV1984"TheI sorrowswill forremove thefrom appointedyou feastsall Iwho willmourn removeover fromthe you; theyloss areof your appointed festivals, which is a burden and a reproach tofor you.
Compared to TNIV"I will remove from you all who mourn over the loss of your appointed festivals, which is a burden and reproach for you.


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