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

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The word 'Workmen' occurs 8 times less often in the NIV2011 (0 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (8 times). The word 'Workmen' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Workmen' 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 text562.5%
New text in NIV2011337.5%

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

Verses where Workmen was removed

Exodus 36:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּעֲשׂ֨וּ כָל־ חֲכַם־ לֵ֜ב בְּעֹשֵׂ֧י הַמְּלָאכָ֛ה אֶת־ הַמִּשְׁכָּ֖ן עֶ֣שֶׂר יְרִיעֹ֑ת שֵׁ֣שׁ מָשְׁזָ֗ר וּתְכֵ֤לֶת וְאַרְגָּמָן֙ וְתוֹלַ֣עַת שָׁנִ֔י כְּרֻבִ֛ים מַעֲשֵׂ֥ה חֹשֵׁ֖ב עָשָׂ֥ה אֹתָֽם׃
NIV1984All the skilled men among the workmen made the tabernacle with ten curtains of finely twisted linen and blue, purple and scarlet yarn, with cherubim worked into them by a skilled craftsman.
TNIVAll those who were skilled among the workers made the tabernacle with ten curtains of finely twisted linen and blue, purple and scarlet yarn, with cherubim worked into them by expert hands.
NIV2011All those who were skilled among the workers made the tabernacle with ten curtains of finely twisted linen and blue, purple and scarlet yarn, with cherubim woven into them by expert hands.
Compared to NIV1984All thethose skilledwho menwere skilled among the workmenworkers made the tabernacle with ten curtains of finely twisted linen and blue, purple and scarlet yarn, with cherubim workedwoven into them by aexpert skilled craftsmanhands.
Compared to TNIVAll those who were skilled among the workers made the tabernacle with ten curtains of finely twisted linen and blue, purple and scarlet yarn, with cherubim workedwoven into them by expert hands.

1 Kings 5:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּשְׁלַ֣ח שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה אֶל־ חִירָ֖ם לֵאמֹֽר׃
NIV1984as well as thirty-three hundred foremen who supervised the project and directed the workmen.
TNIVas well as thirty-three hundred overseers who supervised the project and directed the work.
NIV2011as well as thirty-three hundred foremen who supervised the project and directed the workers.
Compared to NIV1984as well as thirty-three hundred foremen who supervised the project and directed the workmenworkers.
Compared to TNIVas well as thirty-three hundred overseersforemen who supervised the project and directed the workworkers.

2 Kings 12:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַךְ֩ לֹ֨א יֵעָשֶׂ֜ה בֵּ֣ית יְהוָ֗ה סִפּ֥וֹת כֶּ֙סֶף֙ מְזַמְּר֤וֹת מִזְרָקוֹת֙ חֲצֹ֣צְר֔וֹת כָּל־ כְּלִ֥י זָהָ֖ב וּכְלִי־ כָ֑סֶף מִן־ הַכֶּ֖סֶף הַמּוּבָ֥א בֵית־ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984it was paid to the workmen, who used it to repair the temple.
TNIVit was paid to the workers, who used it to repair the temple.
NIV2011it was paid to the workers, who used it to repair the temple.
Compared to NIV1984it was paid to the workmenworkers, who used it to repair the temple.
Compared to TNIVit was paid to the workers, who used it to repair the temple.

1 Chronicles 22:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְעִמְּךָ֤ לָרֹב֙ עֹשֵׂ֣י מְלָאכָ֔ה חֹצְבִ֕ים וְחָרָשֵׁ֥י אֶ֖בֶן וָעֵ֑ץ וְכָל־ חָכָ֖ם בְּכָל־ מְלָאכָֽה׃
NIV1984You have many workmen: stonecutters, masons and carpenters, as well as men skilled in every kind of work
TNIVYou have many workers: stonecutters, masons and carpenters, as well as those skilled in every kind of work
NIV2011You have many workers: stonecutters, masons and carpenters, as well as those skilled in every kind of work
Compared to NIV1984You have many workmenworkers: stonecutters, masons and carpenters, as well as menthose skilled in every kind of work
Compared to TNIVYou have many workers: stonecutters, masons and carpenters, as well as those skilled in every kind of work

Nehemiah 4:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
NIV1984At that time I also said to the people, "Have every man and his helper stay inside Jerusalem at night, so they can serve us as guards by night and workmen by day."
TNIVAt that time I also said to the people, "Have every man and his helper stay inside Jerusalem at night, so they can serve us as guards by night and as workers by day."
NIV2011At that time I also said to the people, "Have every man and his helper stay inside Jerusalem at night, so they can serve us as guards by night and as workers by day."
Compared to NIV1984At that time I also said to the people, "Have every man and his helper stay inside Jerusalem at night, so they can serve us as guards by night and workmenas workers by day."
Compared to TNIVAt that time I also said to the people, "Have every man and his helper stay inside Jerusalem at night, so they can serve us as guards by night and as workers by day."

Acts 19:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὓς συναθροίσας καὶ τοὺς περὶ τὰ τοιαῦτα ἐργάτας εἶπεν· Ἄνδρες, ἐπίστασθε ὅτι ἐκ ταύτης τῆς ἐργασίας ἡ εὐπορία ⸀ἡμῖν ἐστιν,
SBLGNT apparatusἡμῖν WH Treg NIV ] ἡμῶν RP
NIV1984He called them together, along with the workmen in related trades, and said: "Men, you know we receive a good income from this business.
TNIVHe called them together, along with the workers in related trades, and said: "You know, my friends, that we receive a good income from this business.
NIV2011He called them together, along with the workers in related trades, and said: "You know, my friends, that we receive a good income from this business.
Compared to NIV1984He called them together, along with the workmenworkers in related trades, and said: "Men, youYou know, my friends, that we receive a good income from this business.
Compared to TNIVHe called them together, along with the workers in related trades, and said: "You know, my friends, that we receive a good income from this business.

2 Corinthians 11:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοἱ γὰρ τοιοῦτοι ψευδαπόστολοι, ἐργάται δόλιοι, μετασχηματιζόμενοι εἰς ἀποστόλους Χριστοῦ·
NIV1984For such men are false apostles, deceitful workmen, masquerading as apostles of Christ.
TNIVFor such persons are false apostles, deceitful workers, masquerading as apostles of Christ.
NIV2011For such people are false apostles, deceitful workers, masquerading as apostles of Christ.
Compared to NIV1984For such menpeople are false apostles, deceitful workmenworkers, masquerading as apostles of Christ.
Compared to TNIVFor such personspeople are false apostles, deceitful workers, masquerading as apostles of Christ.

James 5:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἰδοὺ ὁ μισθὸς τῶν ἐργατῶν τῶν ἀμησάντων τὰς χώρας ὑμῶν ὁ ⸀ἀφυστερημένος ἀφ’ ὑμῶν κράζει, καὶ αἱ βοαὶ τῶν θερισάντων εἰς τὰ ὦτα Κυρίου Σαβαὼθ ⸀εἰσεληλύθασιν·
SBLGNT apparatusἀφυστερημένος WH Treg ] ἀπεστερημένος NIV RP • εἰσεληλύθασιν NIV RP ] εἰσελήλυθαν WH Treg
NIV1984Look! The wages you failed to pay the workmen who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty.
TNIVLook! The wages you failed to pay the workers who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty.
NIV2011Look! The wages you failed to pay the workers who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty.
Compared to NIV1984Look! The wages you failed to pay the workmenworkers who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty.
Compared to TNIVLook! The wages you failed to pay the workers who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty.


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