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

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The word 'Truthful' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (6 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (8 times). The word 'Truthful' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Truthful' 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 text4100.0%

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

Verses where Truthful was removed

Proverbs 12:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָפִ֣יחַ אֱ֭מוּנָה יַגִּ֣יד צֶ֑דֶק וְעֵ֖ד שְׁקָרִ֣ים מִרְמָֽה׃
NIV1984A truthful witness gives honest testimony, but a false witness tells lies.
TNIVAn honest witness tells the truth, but a false witness tells lies.
NIV2011An honest witness tells the truth, but a false witness tells lies.
Compared to NIV1984AAn truthfulhonest witness givestells honestthe testimonytruth, but a false witness tells lies.
Compared to TNIVAn honest witness tells the truth, but a false witness tells lies.

Proverbs 12:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSתּוֹעֲבַ֣ת יְ֭הוָה שִׂפְתֵי־ שָׁ֑קֶר וְעֹשֵׂ֖י אֱמוּנָ֣ה רְצוֹנֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in men who are truthful.
TNIVThe LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in people who are trustworthy.
NIV2011The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in people who are trustworthy.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in menpeople who are truthfultrustworthy.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in people who are trustworthy.

Proverbs 14:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֵ֣ד אֱ֭מוּנִים לֹ֣א יְכַזֵּ֑ב וְיָפִ֥יחַ כְּ֝זָבִ֗ים עֵ֣ד שָֽׁקֶר׃
NIV1984A truthful witness does not deceive, but a false witness pours out lies.
TNIVAn honest witness does not deceive, but a false witness pours out lies.
NIV2011An honest witness does not deceive, but a false witness pours out lies.
Compared to NIV1984AAn truthfulhonest witness does not deceive, but a false witness pours out lies.
Compared to TNIVAn honest witness does not deceive, but a false witness pours out lies.

Verses where Truthful was added

Proverbs 22:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלְהוֹדִֽיעֲךָ֗ קֹ֭שְׁטְ3 אִמְרֵ֣י אֱמֶ֑ת לְהָשִׁ֥יב אֲמָרִ֥ים אֱ֝מֶ֗ת לְשֹׁלְחֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984teaching you true and reliable words, so that you can give sound answers to him who sent you?
TNIVteaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?
NIV2011teaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?
Compared to NIV1984teaching you trueto be honest and reliableto wordsspeak the truth, so that you canbring giveback soundtruthful answersreports to himthose who sent you serve?
Compared to TNIVteaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?


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