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

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The word 'Wait' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (89 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (92 times). The word 'Wait' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Wait' 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 text480.0%
New text in NIV2011120.0%

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

Verses where Wait was removed

Exodus 7:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלֵ֣ךְ אֶל־ פַּרְעֹ֞ה בַּבֹּ֗קֶר הִנֵּה֙ יֹצֵ֣א הַמַּ֔יְמָה וְנִצַּבְתָּ֥ לִקְרָאת֖וֹ עַל־ שְׂפַ֣ת הַיְאֹ֑ר וְהַמַּטֶּ֛ה אֲשֶׁר־ נֶהְפַּ֥ךְ לְנָחָ֖שׁ תִּקַּ֥ח בְּיָדֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984Go to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes out to the water. Wait on the bank of the Nile to meet him, and take in your hand the staff that was changed into a snake.
TNIVGo to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes out to the river. Wait on the bank of the Nile to meet him, and take in your hand the staff that was changed into a snake.
NIV2011Go to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes out to the river. Confront him on the bank of the Nile, and take in your hand the staff that was changed into a snake.
Compared to NIV1984Go to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes out to the waterriver. WaitConfront him on the bank of the Nile to meet him, and take in your hand the staff that was changed into a snake.
Compared to TNIVGo to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes out to the river. WaitConfront him on the bank of the Nile to meet him, and take in your hand the staff that was changed into a snake.

Psalms 37:34

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSקַוֵּ֤ה אֶל־ יְהוָ֨ה ׀ וּשְׁמֹ֬ר דַּרְכּ֗וֹ וִֽ֭ירוֹמִמְךָ לָרֶ֣שֶׁת אָ֑רֶץ בְּהִכָּרֵ֖ת רְשָׁעִ֣ים תִּרְאֶֽה׃
NIV1984Wait for the LORD and keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit the land; when the wicked are cut off, you will see it.
TNIVHope in the LORD and keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit the land; when the wicked are destroyed, you will see it.
NIV2011Hope in the LORD and keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit the land; when the wicked are destroyed, you will see it.
Compared to NIV1984WaitHope forin the LORD and keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit the land; when the wicked are cut offdestroyed, you will see it.
Compared to TNIVHope in the LORD and keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit the land; when the wicked are destroyed, you will see it.

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;

1 Corinthians 11:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὭστε, ἀδελφοί μου, συνερχόμενοι εἰς τὸ φαγεῖν ἀλλήλους ἐκδέχεσθε.
NIV1984So then, my brothers, when you come together to eat, wait for each other.
TNIVSo then, my brothers and sisters, when you gather to eat, you should all eat together.
NIV2011So then, my brothers and sisters, when you gather to eat, you should all eat together.
Compared to NIV1984So then, my brothers and sisters, when you comegather together to eat, waityou forshould eachall othereat together.
Compared to TNIVSo then, my brothers and sisters, when you gather to eat, you should all eat together.

Verses where Wait was added

Psalms 130:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנַפְשִׁ֥י לַֽאדֹנָ֑י מִשֹּׁמְרִ֥ים לַ֝בֹּ֗קֶר שֹׁמְרִ֥ים לַבֹּֽקֶר׃
NIV1984My soul waits for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.
TNIVI wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.
NIV2011I wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.
Compared to NIV1984MyI soul waitswait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.
Compared to TNIVI wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.


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