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

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The word 'Son' occurs 17 times more often in the NIV2011 (2335 times) than it does in the TNIV (2318 times). The word 'Son' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 17 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Son' 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 text738.9%
New text in NIV20111161.1%

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

Verses where Son was removed

Psalms 86:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSפְּנֵ֥ה אֵלַ֗י וְחָ֫נֵּ֥נִי תְּנָֽה־ עֻזְּךָ֥ לְעַבְדֶּ֑ךָ וְ֝הוֹשִׁ֗יעָה לְבֶן־ אֲמָתֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984Turn to me and have mercy on me; grant your strength to your servant and save the son of your maidservant.
TNIVTurn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant and save the son of a woman who served you before me.
NIV2011Turn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant; save me, because I serve you just as my mother did.
Compared to NIV1984Turn to me and have mercy on me; grantshow your strength toin behalf of your servant; save andme, because saveI theserve sonyou ofjust youras maidservantmy mother did.
Compared to TNIVTurn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant and ; save theme, because sonI ofserve ayou womanjust whoas servedmy youmother before medid.

Verses where Son was added

Exodus 13:8

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוְהִגַּדְתָּ֣ לְבִנְךָ֔ בַּיּ֥וֹם הַה֖וּא לֵאמֹ֑ר בַּעֲב֣וּר זֶ֗ה עָשָׂ֤ה יְהוָה֙ לִ֔י בְּצֵאתִ֖י מִמִּצְרָֽיִם׃
NIV1984On that day tell your son, 'I do this because of what the LORD did for me when I came out of Egypt.'
TNIVOn that day tell your children, 'I do this because of what the LORD did for me when I came out of Egypt.'
NIV2011On that day tell your son, 'I do this because of what the LORD did for me when I came out of Egypt.'
Compared to NIV1984On that day tell your son, 'I do this because of what the LORD did for me when I came out of Egypt.'
Compared to TNIVOn that day tell your childrenson, 'I do this because of what the LORD did for me when I came out of Egypt.'

Exodus 13:14

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוְהָיָ֞ה כִּֽי־ יִשְׁאָלְךָ֥ בִנְךָ֛ מָחָ֖ר לֵאמֹ֣ר מַה־ זֹּ֑את וְאָמַרְתָּ֣ אֵלָ֔יו בְּחֹ֣זֶק יָ֗ד הוֹצִיאָ֧נוּ יְהוָ֛ה מִמִּצְרַ֖יִם מִבֵּ֥ית עֲבָדִֽים׃
NIV1984"In days to come, when your son asks you, 'What does this mean?' say to him, 'With a mighty hand the LORD brought us out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
TNIV"In days to come, when your children ask you, 'What does this mean?' say to them, 'With a mighty hand the LORD brought us out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
NIV2011"In days to come, when your son asks you, 'What does this mean?' say to him, 'With a mighty hand the LORD brought us out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
Compared to NIV1984"In days to come, when your son asks you, 'What does this mean?' say to him, 'With a mighty hand the LORD brought us out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
Compared to TNIV"In days to come, when your childrenson askasks you, 'What does this mean?' say to themhim, 'With a mighty hand the LORD brought us out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.

Deuteronomy 6:20

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSכִּֽי־ יִשְׁאָלְךָ֥ בִנְךָ֛ מָחָ֖ר לֵאמֹ֑ר מָ֣ה הָעֵדֹ֗ת וְהַֽחֻקִּים֙ וְהַמִּשְׁפָּטִ֔ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר צִוָּ֛ה יְהוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֵ֖ינוּ אֶתְכֶֽם׃
NIV1984In the future, when your son asks you, "What is the meaning of the stipulations, decrees and laws the LORD our God has commanded you?"
TNIVIn the future, when your children ask you, "What is the meaning of the stipulations, decrees and laws the LORD our God has commanded you?"
NIV2011In the future, when your son asks you, "What is the meaning of the stipulations, decrees and laws the LORD our God has commanded you?"
Compared to NIV1984In the future, when your son asks you, "What is the meaning of the stipulations, decrees and laws the LORD our God has commanded you?"
Compared to TNIVIn the future, when your childrenson askasks you, "What is the meaning of the stipulations, decrees and laws the LORD our God has commanded you?"

Proverbs 10:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמִשְׁלֵ֗י שְׁלֹ֫מֹ֥ה בֵּ֣ן חָ֭כָם יְשַׂמַּח־ אָ֑ב וּבֵ֥ן כְּ֝סִ֗יל תּוּגַ֥ת אִמּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son grief to his mother.
TNIVThe proverbs of Solomon: Wise children bring joy to their father, but foolish children bring grief to their mother.
NIV2011The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.
Compared to NIV1984The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.
Compared to TNIVThe proverbs of Solomon: WiseA childrenwise bringson brings joy to theirhis father, but a foolish childrenson bringbrings grief to theirhis mother.

Proverbs 13:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבֵּ֣ן חָ֭כָם מ֣וּסַר אָ֑ב וְ֝לֵ֗ץ לֹא־ שָׁמַ֥ע גְּעָרָֽה׃
NIV1984A wise son heeds his father's instruction, but a mocker does not listen to rebuke.
TNIVA wise child heeds a parent's instruction, but a mocker does not respond to rebukes.
NIV2011A wise son heeds his father's instruction, but a mocker does not respond to rebukes.
Compared to NIV1984A wise son heeds his father's instruction, but a mocker does not listenrespond to rebukerebukes.
Compared to TNIVA wise childson heeds ahis parentfather's instruction, but a mocker does not respond to rebukes.

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.

Proverbs 17:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכַּ֣עַס לְ֭אָבִיו בֵּ֣ן כְּסִ֑יל וּ֝מֶ֗מֶר לְיוֹלַדְתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A foolish son brings grief to his father and bitterness to the one who bore him.
TNIVFoolish children bring grief to their father and bitterness to the mother who bore them.
NIV2011A foolish son brings grief to his father and bitterness to the mother who bore him.
Compared to NIV1984A foolish son brings grief to his father and bitterness to the onemother who bore him.
Compared to TNIVFoolishA childrenfoolish bringson brings grief to theirhis father and bitterness to the mother who bore themhim.

Proverbs 19:27

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSחַֽדַל־ בְּ֭נִי1 לִשְׁמֹ֣עַ מוּסָ֑ר לִ֝שְׁג֗וֹת מֵֽאִמְרֵי־ דָֽעַת׃
NIV1984Stop listening to instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
TNIVStop listening to instruction, my child, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
NIV2011Stop listening to instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
Compared to NIV1984Stop listening to instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
Compared to TNIVStop listening to instruction, my childson, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.

Proverbs 27:11

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSחֲכַ֣ם בְּ֭נִי וְשַׂמַּ֣ח לִבִּ֑י וְאָשִׁ֖יבָה חֹרְפִ֣י דָבָֽר׃
NIV1984Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.
TNIVBe wise, my child, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.
NIV2011Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.
Compared to NIV1984Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.
Compared to TNIVBe wise, my childson, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.

Proverbs 28:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSנוֹצֵ֣ר תּ֭וֹרָה בֵּ֣ן מֵבִ֑ין וְרֹעֶה זֽ֝וֹלְלִ֗ים יַכְלִ֥ים אָבִֽיו׃
NIV1984He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.
TNIVThose who heed instruction are discerning children, but companions of gluttons disgrace their parents.
NIV2011A discerning son heeds instruction, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.
Compared to NIV1984HeA who keeps the law is a discerning son heeds instruction, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.
Compared to TNIVThoseA whodiscerning heedson instructionheeds are discerning childreninstruction, but companionsa companion of gluttons disgracedisgraces theirhis parentsfather.

Isaiah 66:7

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSבְּטֶ֥רֶם תָּחִ֖יל יָלָ֑דָה בְּטֶ֨רֶם יָב֥וֹא חֵ֛בֶל לָ֖הּ וְהִמְלִ֥יטָה זָכָֽר׃
NIV1984"Before she goes into labor, she gives birth; before the pains come upon her, she delivers a son.
TNIV"Before she goes into labor, she gives birth; before the pains come upon her, she delivers a child.
NIV2011"Before she goes into labor, she gives birth; before the pains come upon her, she delivers a son.
Compared to NIV1984"Before she goes into labor, she gives birth; before the pains come upon her, she delivers a son.
Compared to TNIV"Before she goes into labor, she gives birth; before the pains come upon her, she delivers a childson.

Amos 7:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּ֤עַן עָמוֹס֙ וַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֶל־ אֲמַצְיָ֔ה לֹא־ נָבִ֣יא אָנֹ֔כִי וְלֹ֥א בֶן־ נָבִ֖יא אָנֹ֑כִי כִּֽי־ בוֹקֵ֥ר אָנֹ֖כִי וּבוֹלֵ֥ס שִׁקְמִֽים׃
NIV1984Amos answered Amaziah, "I was neither a prophet nor a prophet's son, but I was a shepherd, and I also took care of sycamore-fig trees.
TNIVAmos answered Amaziah, "I was neither a prophet nor the disciple of a prophet, but I was a shepherd, and I also took care of sycamore-fig trees.
NIV2011Amos answered Amaziah, "I was neither a prophet nor the son of a prophet, but I was a shepherd, and I also took care of sycamore-fig trees.
Compared to NIV1984Amos answered Amaziah, "I was neither a prophet nor the son of a prophet's son, but I was a shepherd, and I also took care of sycamore-fig trees.
Compared to TNIVAmos answered Amaziah, "I was neither a prophet nor the discipleson of a prophet, but I was a shepherd, and I also took care of sycamore-fig trees.

Micah 5:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעָמַ֗ד וְרָעָה֙ בְּעֹ֣ז יְהוָ֔ה בִּגְא֕וֹן שֵׁ֖ם יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהָ֑יו וְיָשָׁ֕בוּ כִּֽי־ עַתָּ֥ה יִגְדַּ֖ל עַד־ אַפְסֵי־ אָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Therefore Israel will be abandoned until the time when she who is in labor gives birth and the rest of his brothers return to join the Israelites.
TNIVTherefore Israel will be abandoned until the time when she who is in labor gives birth and the rest of his brothers return to join the Israelites.
NIV2011Therefore Israel will be abandoned until the time when she who is in labor bears a son, and the rest of his brothers return to join the Israelites.
Compared to NIV1984Therefore Israel will be abandoned until the time when she who is in labor givesbears birtha son, and the rest of his brothers return to join the Israelites.
Compared to TNIVTherefore Israel will be abandoned until the time when she who is in labor givesbears birtha son, and the rest of his brothers return to join the Israelites.

Mark 1:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἈρχὴ τοῦ εὐαγγελίου Ἰησοῦ ⸀χριστοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusχριστοῦ WH ] + υἱοῦ θεοῦ Treg NIV; υἱοῦ τοῦ θεοῦ RP
NIV1984The beginning of the gospel about Jesus Christ, the Son of God.
TNIVThe beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah,
NIV2011The beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God,
Compared to NIV1984The beginning of the gospelgood news about Jesus Christthe Messiah, the Son of God.,
Compared to TNIVThe beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God,

Hebrews 2:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTδιεμαρτύρατο δέ πού τις λέγων· Τί ἐστιν ἄνθρωπος ὅτι μιμνῄσκῃ αὐτοῦ, ἢ υἱὸς ἀνθρώπου ὅτι ἐπισκέπτῃ αὐτόν;
NIV1984But there is a place where someone has testified: "What is man that you are mindful of him, the son of man that you care for him?
TNIVBut there is a place where someone has testified: "What are mere mortals that you are mindful of them, human beings that you care for them?
NIV2011But there is a place where someone has testified: "What is mankind that you are mindful of them, a son of man that you care for him?
Compared to NIV1984But there is a place where someone has testified: "What is manmankind that you are mindful of himthem, thea son of man that you care for him?
Compared to TNIVBut there is a place where someone has testified: "What areis meremankind mortals that you are mindful of them, humana beingsson of man that you care for themhim?

Hebrews 12:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐκλέλησθε τῆς παρακλήσεως, ἥτις ὑμῖν ὡς υἱοῖς διαλέγεται, Υἱέ μου, μὴ ὀλιγώρει παιδείας κυρίου, μηδὲ ἐκλύου ὑπ’ αὐτοῦ ἐλεγχόμενος·
NIV1984And you have forgotten that word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
TNIVAnd have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as children? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
NIV2011And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as a father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
Compared to NIV1984And have you havecompletely forgotten thatthis word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "a father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
Compared to TNIVAnd have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as childrena father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,

Hebrews 12:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὃν γὰρ ἀγαπᾷ κύριος παιδεύει, μαστιγοῖ δὲ πάντα υἱὸν ὃν παραδέχεται.
NIV1984because the Lord disciplines those he loves, and he punishes everyone he accepts as a son."
TNIVbecause the Lord disciplines those he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his child."
NIV2011because the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his son."
Compared to NIV1984because the Lord disciplines thosethe one he loves, and he punisheschastens everyone he accepts as ahis son."
Compared to TNIVbecause the Lord disciplines thosethe one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his childson."


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