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

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The word 'Mouth' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (256 times) than it does in the TNIV (253 times). The word 'Mouth' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 5 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Mouth' 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 NIV20117100.0%

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

Verses where Mouth was removed

Isaiah 59:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וַאֲנִ֗י זֹ֣את בְּרִיתִ֤י אוֹתָם֙ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה רוּחִי֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עָלֶ֔יךָ וּדְבָרַ֖י אֲשֶׁר־ שַׂ֣מְתִּי בְּפִ֑יךָ לֹֽא־ יָמ֡וּשׁוּ מִפִּיךָ֩ וּמִפִּ֨י זַרְעֲךָ֜ וּמִפִּ֨י זֶ֤רַע זַרְעֲךָ֙ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה מֵעַתָּ֖ה וְעַד־ עוֹלָֽם׃
NIV1984"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will not depart from your mouth, or from the mouths of your children, or from the mouths of their descendants from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
TNIV"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will not depart from your mouth, or from the mouths of your children, or from the mouths of their descendants from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
NIV2011"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will always be on your lips, on the lips of your children and on the lips of their descendants--from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will notalways departbe fromon your mouthlips, oron from the mouthslips of your children, or fromand on the mouthslips of their descendants --from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
Compared to TNIV"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will notalways departbe fromon your mouthlips, oron from the mouthslips of your children, or fromand on the mouthslips of their descendants --from this time on and forever," says the LORD.

Zechariah 5:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ זֹ֣את הָרִשְׁעָ֔ה וַיַּשְׁלֵ֥ךְ אֹתָ֖הּ אֶל־ תּ֣וֹךְ הָֽאֵיפָ֑ה וַיַּשְׁלֵ֛ךְ אֶת־ אֶ֥בֶן הָעֹפֶ֖רֶת אֶל־ פִּֽיהָ׃
NIV1984He said, "This is wickedness," and he pushed her back into the basket and pushed the lead cover down over its mouth.
TNIVHe said, "This is wickedness," and he pushed her back into the basket and pushed the lead cover down over its mouth.
NIV2011He said, "This is wickedness," and he pushed her back into the basket and pushed its lead cover down on it.
Compared to NIV1984He said, "This is wickedness," and he pushed her back into the basket and pushed theits lead cover down overon its mouthit.
Compared to TNIVHe said, "This is wickedness," and he pushed her back into the basket and pushed theits lead cover down overon its mouthit.

Verses where Mouth was added

Psalms 10:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָלָ֤ה פִּ֣יהוּ מָ֭לֵא וּמִרְמ֣וֹת וָתֹ֑ךְ תַּ֥חַת לְ֝שׁוֹנ֗וֹ עָמָ֥ל וָאָֽוֶן׃
NIV1984His mouth is full of curses and lies and threats; trouble and evil are under his tongue.
TNIVTheir mouths are full of lies and threats; trouble and evil are under their tongues.
NIV2011His mouth is full of lies and threats; trouble and evil are under his tongue.
Compared to NIV1984His mouth is full of curses and lies and threats; trouble and evil are under his tongue.
Compared to TNIVTheirHis mouthsmouth areis full of lies and threats; trouble and evil are under theirhis tonguestongue.

Proverbs 6:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָדָ֣ם בְּ֭לִיַּעַל אִ֣ישׁ אָ֑וֶן ה֝וֹלֵ֗ךְ עִקְּשׁ֥וּת פֶּֽה׃
NIV1984A scoundrel and villain, who goes about with a corrupt mouth,
TNIVTroublemakers and villains, who go about with corrupt mouths,
NIV2011A troublemaker and a villain, who goes about with a corrupt mouth,
Compared to NIV1984A scoundreltroublemaker and a villain, who goes about with a corrupt mouth,
Compared to TNIVTroublemakersA troublemaker and villainsa villain, who gogoes about with a corrupt mouthsmouth,

Proverbs 18:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמִפְּרִ֣י פִי־ אִ֭ישׁ תִּשְׂבַּ֣ע בִּטְנ֑וֹ תְּבוּאַ֖ת שְׂפָתָ֣יו יִשְׂבָּֽע׃
NIV1984From the fruit of his mouth a man's stomach is filled; with the harvest from his lips he is satisfied.
TNIVFrom the fruit of their mouths people's stomachs are filled; with the harvest of their lips they are satisfied.
NIV2011From the fruit of their mouth a person's stomach is filled; with the harvest of their lips they are satisfied.
Compared to NIV1984From the fruit of histheir mouth a manperson's stomach is filled; with the harvest fromof histheir lips hethey isare satisfied.
Compared to TNIVFrom the fruit of their mouthsmouth peoplea person's stomachsstomach areis filled; with the harvest of their lips they are satisfied.

Proverbs 19:24

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSטָ֘מַ֤ן עָצֵ֣ל יָ֭דוֹ בַּצַּלָּ֑חַת גַּם־ אֶל־ פִּ֝֗יהוּ לֹ֣א יְשִׁיבֶֽנָּה׃
NIV1984The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth!
TNIVSluggards bury their hands in the dish and will not even bring them back to their mouths!
NIV2011A sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth!
Compared to NIV1984TheA sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth!
Compared to TNIVSluggardsA burysluggard theirburies handshis hand in the dish; he and will not even bring themit back to theirhis mouthsmouth!

Proverbs 26:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSטָ֘מַ֤ן עָצֵ֣ל יָ֭דוֹ בַּצַּלָּ֑חַת נִ֝לְאָ֗ה לַֽהֲשִׁיבָ֥הּ אֶל־ פִּֽיו׃
NIV1984The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he is too lazy to bring it back to his mouth.
TNIVSluggards bury their hands in the dish and are too lazy to bring them back to their mouths.
NIV2011A sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he is too lazy to bring it back to his mouth.
Compared to NIV1984TheA sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he is too lazy to bring it back to his mouth.
Compared to TNIVSluggardsA burysluggard theirburies handshis hand in the dish; he andis are too lazy to bring themit back to theirhis mouthsmouth.


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