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

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The word 'Thief' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (24 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (23 times). The word 'Thief' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Thief' 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 text5100.0%

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

Verses where Thief was removed

Exodus 22:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס אִֽם־ הִמָּצֵא֩ תִמָּצֵ֨א בְיָד֜וֹ הַגְּנֵבָ֗ה מִשּׁ֧וֹר עַד־ חֲמ֛וֹר עַד־ שֶׂ֖ה חַיִּ֑ים שְׁנַ֖יִם יְשַׁלֵּֽם׃
NIV1984but if it happens after sunrise, he is guilty of bloodshed. "A thief must certainly make restitution, but if he has nothing, he must be sold to pay for his theft.
TNIVbut if it happens after sunrise, the defender is guilty of bloodshed. "Anyone who steals must certainly make restitution, but if they have nothing, they must be sold to pay for their theft.
NIV2011but if it happens after sunrise, the defender is guilty of bloodshed. "Anyone who steals must certainly make restitution, but if they have nothing, they must be sold to pay for their theft.
Compared to NIV1984but if it happens after sunrise, hethe defender is guilty of bloodshed. "AAnyone thiefwho steals must certainly make restitution, but if hethey hashave nothing, hethey must be sold to pay for histheir theft.
Compared to TNIVbut if it happens after sunrise, the defender is guilty of bloodshed. "Anyone who steals must certainly make restitution, but if they have nothing, they must be sold to pay for their theft.

Proverbs 29:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSחוֹלֵ֣ק עִם־ גַּ֭נָּב שׂוֹנֵ֣א נַפְשׁ֑וֹ אָלָ֥ה יִ֝שְׁמַ֗ע וְלֹ֣א יַגִּֽיד׃
NIV1984The accomplice of a thief is his own enemy; he is put under oath and dare not testify.
TNIVThe accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify.
NIV2011The accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify.
Compared to NIV1984The accompliceaccomplices of athieves thiefare istheir his own enemyenemies; hethey isare put under oath and dare not testify.
Compared to TNIVThe accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify.

Verses where Thief was added

Proverbs 6:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבָֽא־ כִמְהַלֵּ֥ךְ רֵאשֶׁ֑ךָ וּ֝מַחְסֹֽרְךָ֗ כְּאִ֣ישׁ מָגֵֽן׃
NIV1984and poverty will come on you like a bandit and scarcity like an armed man.
TNIVand poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.
NIV2011and poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.
Compared to NIV1984and poverty will come on you like a banditthief and scarcity like an armed man.
Compared to TNIVand poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.

Proverbs 24:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַל־ תֶּאֱרֹ֣ב רָ֭שָׁע לִנְוֵ֣ה צַדִּ֑יק אַֽל־ תְּשַׁדֵּ֥ד רִבְצֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Do not lie in wait like an outlaw against a righteous man's house, do not raid his dwelling place;
TNIVDo not lurk like a thief near the house of the righteous, do not plunder their dwelling place;
NIV2011Do not lurk like a thief near the house of the righteous, do not plunder their dwelling place;
Compared to NIV1984Do not lielurk in wait like ana outlawthief againstnear athe righteoushouse man'sof housethe righteous, do not raidplunder histheir dwelling place;
Compared to TNIVDo not lurk like a thief near the house of the righteous, do not plunder their dwelling place;

Proverbs 24:34

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבָֽא־ מִתְהַלֵּ֥ךְ רֵישֶׁ֑ךָ וּ֝מַחְסֹרֶ֗יךָ כְּאִ֣ישׁ מָגֵֽן׃
NIV1984and poverty will come on you like a bandit and scarcity like an armed man.
TNIVand poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.
NIV2011and poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.
Compared to NIV1984and poverty will come on you like a banditthief and scarcity like an armed man.
Compared to TNIVand poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.


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