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

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The word 'Laborers' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (7 times) than it does in the TNIV (9 times). The word 'Laborers' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Laborers' 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
New text in NIV20112100.0%

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

Verses where Laborers was removed

Job 14:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשְׁעֵ֣ה מֵעָלָ֣יו וְיֶחְדָּ֑ל עַד־ יִ֝רְצֶ֗ה כְּשָׂכִ֥יר יוֹמֽוֹ׃
NIV1984So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired man.
TNIVSo look away from us and leave us alone, till we have put in our time like hired laborers.
NIV2011So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired laborer.
Compared to NIV1984So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired manlaborer.
Compared to TNIVSo look away from ushim and leavelet ushim alone, till wehe havehas put in ourhis time like a hired laborerslaborer.

Ecclesiastes 5:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיֵ֚שׁ רָעָ֣ה חוֹלָ֔ה רָאִ֖יתִי תַּ֣חַת הַשָּׁ֑מֶשׁ עֹ֛שֶׁר שָׁמ֥וּר לִבְעָלָ֖יו לְרָעָתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The sleep of a laborer is sweet, whether he eats little or much, but the abundance of a rich man permits him no sleep.
TNIVThe sleep of laborers is sweet, whether they eat little or much, but the abundance of the rich permits them no sleep.
NIV2011The sleep of a laborer is sweet, whether they eat little or much, but as for the rich, their abundance permits them no sleep.
Compared to NIV1984The sleep of a laborer is sweet, whether hethey eatseat little or much, but theas abundancefor ofthe a rich, their manabundance permits himthem no sleep.
Compared to TNIVThe sleep of laborersa laborer is sweet, whether they eat little or much, but theas abundancefor of the rich, their abundance permits them no sleep.


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