Verses where 'despise' has been added or removed from the TNIV

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The word 'Despise' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (39 times) than it does in the TNIV (41 times). The word 'Despise' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Despise' was added or removed from a verse in the TNIV 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 NIV1984 text150.0%
New text in NIV2011150.0%

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

Verses where Despise was removed

Psalms 15:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSנִבְזֶ֤ה ׀ בְּֽעֵ֘ינָ֤יו נִמְאָ֗ס וְאֶת־ יִרְאֵ֣י יְהוָ֣ה יְכַבֵּ֑ד נִשְׁבַּ֥ע לְ֝הָרַ֗ע וְלֹ֣א יָמִֽר׃
NIV1984who despises a vile man but honors those who fear the LORD, who keeps his oath even when it hurts,
TNIVwho despise those whose ways are vile but honor whoever fears the LORD; who keep their oaths even when it hurts;
NIV2011who despises a vile person but honors those who fear the LORD; who keeps an oath even when it hurts, and does not change their mind;
Compared to NIV1984who despises a vile manperson but honors those who fear the LORD, ; who keeps hisan oath even when it hurts,, and does not change their mind;
Compared to TNIVwho despisedespises thosea whose ways are vile person but honorhonors whoeverthose fearswho fear the LORD; who keepkeeps theiran oathsoath even when it hurts, and does not change their mind;

Proverbs 15:20

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSבֵּ֣ן חָ֭כָם יְשַׂמַּח־ אָ֑ב וּכְסִ֥יל אָ֝דָ֗ם בּוֹזֶ֥ה אִמּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
TNIVWise children bring joy to their father, but foolish children despise their mother.
NIV2011A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
Compared to NIV1984A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
Compared to TNIVWiseA childrenwise bringson brings joy to theirhis father, but a foolish childrenman despisedespises theirhis mother.


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