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

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The word 'Sluggard' occurs 4 times more often in the NIV2011 (12 times) than it does in the TNIV (8 times). The word 'Sluggard' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sluggard' 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 NIV20114100.0%

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

Verses where Sluggard was added

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 21:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSתַּאֲוַ֣ת עָצֵ֣ל תְּמִיתֶ֑נּוּ כִּֽי־ מֵאֲנ֖וּ יָדָ֣יו לַעֲשֽׂוֹת׃
NIV1984The sluggard's craving will be the death of him, because his hands refuse to work.
TNIVThe craving of sluggards will be the death of them, because their hands refuse to work.
NIV2011The craving of a sluggard will be the death of him, because his hands refuse to work.
Compared to NIV1984The sluggard's craving of a sluggard will be the death of him, because his hands refuse to work.
Compared to TNIVThe craving of sluggardsa sluggard will be the death of themhim, because theirhis hands refuse to work.

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.

Proverbs 26:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSחָכָ֣ם עָצֵ֣ל בְּעֵינָ֑יו מִ֝שִּׁבְעָ֗ה מְשִׁ֣יבֵי טָֽעַם׃
NIV1984The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men who answer discreetly.
TNIVSluggards are wiser in their own eyes than seven people who answer discreetly.
NIV2011A sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven people who answer discreetly.
Compared to NIV1984TheA sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven menpeople who answer discreetly.
Compared to TNIVSluggardsA aresluggard is wiser in theirhis own eyes than seven people who answer discreetly.


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