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

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The word 'Skilled' occurs 8 times less often in the NIV2011 (43 times) than it does in the TNIV (51 times). The word 'Skilled' was removed in 9 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Skilled' 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 text110.0%
New text in NIV2011990.0%

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

Verses where Skilled was removed

1 Kings 5:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעַתָּ֕ה הֵנִ֨יחַ יְהוָ֧ה אֱלֹהַ֛י לִ֖י מִסָּבִ֑יב אֵ֣ין שָׂטָ֔ן וְאֵ֖ין פֶּ֥גַע רָֽע׃
NIV1984The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram and the men of Gebal cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
TNIVThe skilled workers of Solomon and Hiram and those from Byblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
NIV2011The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram and workers from Byblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
Compared to NIV1984The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram and theworkers menfrom of GebalByblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
Compared to TNIVThe skilledcraftsmen workers of Solomon and Hiram and thoseworkers from Byblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.

1 Chronicles 22:16

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSלַזָּהָ֥ב לַכֶּ֛סֶף וְלַנְּחֹ֥שֶׁת וְלַבַּרְזֶ֖ל אֵ֣ין מִסְפָּ֑ר ק֣וּם וַעֲשֵׂ֔ה וִיהִ֥י יְהוָ֖ה עִמָּֽךְ׃
NIV1984in gold and silver, bronze and iron--craftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
TNIVin gold and silver, bronze and iron--skilled workers beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
NIV2011in gold and silver, bronze and iron--craftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
Compared to NIV1984in gold and silver, bronze and iron--craftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
Compared to TNIVin gold and silver, bronze and iron--skilled workerscraftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."

1 Chronicles 29:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלַזָּהָ֤ב לַזָּהָב֙ וְלַכֶּ֣סֶף לַכֶּ֔סֶף וּלְכָל־ מְלָאכָ֖ה בְּיַ֣ד חָרָשִׁ֑ים וּמִ֣י מִתְנַדֵּ֔ב לְמַלֹּ֥אות יָד֛וֹ הַיּ֖וֹם לַיהוָֽה׃
NIV1984for the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the craftsmen. Now, who is willing to consecrate himself today to the LORD?"
TNIVfor the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the skilled workers. Now, who among you is willing to consecrate yourself to the LORD today?"
NIV2011for the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the craftsmen. Now, who is willing to consecrate themselves to the LORD today?"
Compared to NIV1984for the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the craftsmen. Now, who is willing to consecrate himselfthemselves today to the LORD today?"
Compared to TNIVfor the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the skilled workerscraftsmen. Now, who among you is willing to consecrate yourselfthemselves to the LORD today?"

2 Chronicles 26:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּ֣עַשׂ ׀ בִּירוּשָׁלִַ֨ם חִשְּׁבֹנ֜וֹת מַחֲשֶׁ֣בֶת חוֹשֵׁ֗ב לִהְי֤וֹת עַל־ הַמִּגְדָּלִים֙ וְעַל־ הַפִּנּ֔וֹת לִירוֹא֙ בַּֽחִצִּ֔ים וּבָאֲבָנִ֖ים גְּדֹל֑וֹת וַיֵּצֵ֤א שְׁמוֹ֙ עַד־ לְמֵ֣רָח֔וֹק כִּֽי־ הִפְלִ֥יא לְהֵעָזֵ֖ר עַ֥ד כִּֽי־ חָזָֽק׃
NIV1984In Jerusalem he made machines designed by skillful men for use on the towers and on the corner defenses to shoot arrows and hurl large stones. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
TNIVIn Jerusalem he made devices designed by skilled workers for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
NIV2011In Jerusalem he made devices invented for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
Compared to NIV1984In Jerusalem he made machinesdevices designedinvented by skillful men for use on the towers and on the corner defenses toso that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
Compared to TNIVIn Jerusalem he made devices designed by skilled workersinvented for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.

Isaiah 44:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהֵ֤ן כָּל־ חֲבֵרָיו֙ יֵבֹ֔שׁוּ וְחָרָשִׁ֥ים הֵ֖מָּה מֵֽאָדָ֑ם יִֽתְקַבְּצ֤וּ כֻלָּם֙ יַֽעֲמֹ֔דוּ יִפְחֲד֖וּ יֵבֹ֥שׁוּ יָֽחַד׃
NIV1984He and his kind will be put to shame; craftsmen are nothing but men. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and infamy.
TNIVPeople like that will be put to shame; skilled workers are only human beings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and shame.
NIV2011People who do that will be put to shame; such craftsmen are only human beings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and shame.
Compared to NIV1984HePeople andwho hisdo kindthat will be put to shame; such craftsmen are nothingonly buthuman menbeings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and infamyshame.
Compared to TNIVPeople likewho do that will be put to shame; skilledsuch workerscraftsmen are only human beings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and shame.

Jeremiah 10:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּֽי־ חֻקּ֥וֹת הָֽעַמִּ֖ים הֶ֣בֶל ה֑וּא כִּֽי־ עֵץ֙ מִיַּ֣עַר כְּרָת֔וֹ מַעֲשֵׂ֥ה יְדֵ֥י־ חָרָ֖שׁ בַּֽמַּעֲצָֽד׃
NIV1984For the customs of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a craftsman shapes it with his chisel.
TNIVFor the practices of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a skilled worker shapes it with a chisel.
NIV2011For the practices of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a craftsman shapes it with his chisel.
Compared to NIV1984For the customspractices of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a craftsman shapes it with his chisel.
Compared to TNIVFor the practices of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a skilledcraftsman worker shapes it with ahis chisel.

Jeremiah 52:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּמִדַּלּ֨וֹת הָעָ֜ם וְֽאֶת־ יֶ֥תֶר הָעָ֣ם ׀ הַנִּשְׁאָרִ֣ים בָּעִ֗יר וְאֶת־ הַנֹּֽפְלִים֙ אֲשֶׁ֤ר נָֽפְלוּ֙ אֶל־ מֶ֣לֶךְ בָּבֶ֔ל וְאֵ֖ת יֶ֣תֶר הָֽאָמ֑וֹן הֶגְלָ֕ה נְבוּזַרְאֲדָ֖ן רַב־ טַבָּחִֽים׃
NIV1984Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen and those who had gone over to the king of Babylon.
TNIVNebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the skilled workers and those who had deserted to the king of Babylon.
NIV2011Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen and those who had deserted to the king of Babylon.
Compared to NIV1984Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen and those who had gone overdeserted to the king of Babylon.
Compared to TNIVNebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the skilled workerscraftsmen and those who had deserted to the king of Babylon.

Hosea 13:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעַתָּ֣ה ׀ יוֹסִ֣פוּ לַחֲטֹ֗א וַיַּעְשׂ֣וּ לָהֶם֩ מַסֵּכָ֨ה מִכַּסְפָּ֤ם כִּתְבוּנָם֙ עֲצַבִּ֔ים מַעֲשֵׂ֥ה חָרָשִׁ֖ים כֻּלֹּ֑ה לָהֶם֙ הֵ֣ם אֹמְרִ֔ים זֹבְחֵ֣י אָדָ֔ם עֲגָלִ֖ים יִשָּׁקֽוּן׃
NIV1984Now they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of craftsmen. It is said of these people, "They offer human sacrifice and kiss the calf-idols."
TNIVNow they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of skilled hands. It is said of them, "They offer human sacrifices! They kiss calf-idols!"
NIV2011Now they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of craftsmen. It is said of these people, "They offer human sacrifices! They kiss calf-idols!"
Compared to NIV1984Now they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of craftsmen. It is said of these people, "They offer human sacrificesacrifices! They and kiss the calf-idols."!"
Compared to TNIVNow they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of skilled handscraftsmen. It is said of themthese people, "They offer human sacrifices! They kiss calf-idols!"

Acts 19:24

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΔημήτριος γάρ τις ὀνόματι, ἀργυροκόπος, ποιῶν ναοὺς ἀργυροῦς Ἀρτέμιδος παρείχετο τοῖς τεχνίταις ⸂οὐκ ὀλίγην ἐργασίαν⸃,
SBLGNT apparatusοὐκ ὀλίγην ἐργασίαν WH Treg NIV ] ἐργασίαν οὐκ ὀλίγην RP
NIV1984A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in no little business for the craftsmen.
TNIVA silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in no little business for the skilled workers there.
NIV2011A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in a lot of business for the craftsmen there.
Compared to NIV1984A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in noa littlelot of business for the craftsmen there.
Compared to TNIVA silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in noa littlelot of business for the skilled workerscraftsmen there.

Verses where Skilled was added

Exodus 36:35

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּ֙עַשׂ֙ אֶת־ הַפָּרֹ֔כֶת תְּכֵ֧לֶת וְאַרְגָּמָ֛ן וְתוֹלַ֥עַת שָׁנִ֖י וְשֵׁ֣שׁ מָשְׁזָ֑ר מַעֲשֵׂ֥ה חֹשֵׁ֛ב עָשָׂ֥ה אֹתָ֖הּ כְּרֻבִֽים׃
NIV1984They made the curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim worked into it by a skilled craftsman.
TNIVThey made the curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim worked into it by expert hands.
NIV2011They made the curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim woven into it by a skilled worker.
Compared to NIV1984They made the curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim workedwoven into it by a skilled craftsmanworker.
Compared to TNIVThey made the curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim workedwoven into it by experta handsskilled worker.


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