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

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The word 'Take' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (860 times) than it does in the TNIV (864 times). The word 'Take' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Take' 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.

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New text in NIV201112100.0%

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

Verses where Take was removed

1 Samuel 20:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּבְרַ֣ח דָּוִ֔ד בָּרָמָ֑ה וַיָּבֹ֞א וַיֹּ֣אמֶר ׀ לִפְנֵ֣י יְהוֹנָתָ֗ן מֶ֤ה עָשִׂ֙יתִי֙ מֶֽה־ עֲוֺנִ֤י וּמֶֽה־ חַטָּאתִי֙ לִפְנֵ֣י אָבִ֔יךָ כִּ֥י מְבַקֵּ֖שׁ אֶת־ נַפְשִֽׁי׃
NIV1984Then David fled from Naioth at Ramah and went to Jonathan and asked, "What have I done? What is my crime? How have I wronged your father, that he is trying to take my life?"
TNIVThen David fled from Naioth at Ramah and went to Jonathan and asked, "What have I done? What is my crime? How have I wronged your father, that he is trying to take my life?"
NIV2011Then David fled from Naioth at Ramah and went to Jonathan and asked, "What have I done? What is my crime? How have I wronged your father, that he is trying to kill me?"
Compared to NIV1984Then David fled from Naioth at Ramah and went to Jonathan and asked, "What have I done? What is my crime? How have I wronged your father, that he is trying to takekill my lifeme?"
Compared to TNIVThen David fled from Naioth at Ramah and went to Jonathan and asked, "What have I done? What is my crime? How have I wronged your father, that he is trying to takekill my lifeme?"

1 Samuel 22:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשְׁבָ֤ה אִתִּי֙ אַל־ תִּירָ֔א כִּ֛י אֲשֶׁר־ יְבַקֵּ֥שׁ אֶת־ נַפְשִׁ֖י יְבַקֵּ֣שׁ אֶת־ נַפְשֶׁ֑ךָ כִּֽי־ מִשְׁמֶ֥רֶת אַתָּ֖ה עִמָּדִֽי׃
NIV1984Stay with me; don't be afraid; the man who is seeking your life is seeking mine also. You will be safe with me."
TNIVStay with me; don't be afraid. The man who wants to take your life is trying to kill me too. You will be safe with me."
NIV2011Stay with me; don't be afraid. The man who wants to kill you is trying to kill me too. You will be safe with me."
Compared to NIV1984Stay with me; don't be afraid; the. The man who iswants seekingto yourkill lifeyou is seekingtrying mineto alsokill me too. You will be safe with me."
Compared to TNIVStay with me; don't be afraid. The man who wants to takekill your lifeyou is trying to kill me too. You will be safe with me."

2 Samuel 4:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וַ֠יָּבִאוּ אֶת־ רֹ֨אשׁ אִֽישׁ־ בֹּ֥שֶׁת אֶל־ דָּוִד֮ חֶבְרוֹן֒ וַיֹּֽאמְרוּ֙ אֶל־ הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ הִנֵּֽה־ רֹ֣אשׁ אִֽישׁ־ בֹּ֗שֶׁת בֶּן־ שָׁאוּל֙ אֹֽיִבְךָ֔ אֲשֶׁ֥ר בִּקֵּ֖שׁ אֶת־ נַפְשֶׁ֑ךָ וַיִּתֵּ֣ן יְ֠הוָה לַֽאדֹנִ֨י הַמֶּ֤לֶךְ נְקָמוֹת֙ הַיּ֣וֹם הַזֶּ֔ה מִשָּׁא֖וּל וּמִזַּרְעֽוֹ׃
NIV1984They brought the head of Ish-Bosheth to David at Hebron and said to the king, "Here is the head of Ish-Bosheth son of Saul, your enemy, who tried to take your life. This day the LORD has avenged my lord the king against Saul and his offspring."
TNIVThey brought the head of Ish-Bosheth to David at Hebron and said to the king, "Here is the head of Ish-Bosheth son of Saul, your enemy, who tried to take your life. This day the LORD has avenged my lord the king against Saul and his offspring."
NIV2011They brought the head of Ish-Bosheth to David at Hebron and said to the king, "Here is the head of Ish-Bosheth son of Saul, your enemy, who tried to kill you. This day the LORD has avenged my lord the king against Saul and his offspring."
Compared to NIV1984They brought the head of Ish-Bosheth to David at Hebron and said to the king, "Here is the head of Ish-Bosheth son of Saul, your enemy, who tried to takekill your lifeyou. This day the LORD has avenged my lord the king against Saul and his offspring."
Compared to TNIVThey brought the head of Ish-Bosheth to David at Hebron and said to the king, "Here is the head of Ish-Bosheth son of Saul, your enemy, who tried to takekill your lifeyou. This day the LORD has avenged my lord the king against Saul and his offspring."

2 Samuel 16:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר דָּוִ֤ד אֶל־ אֲבִישַׁי֙ וְאֶל־ כָּל־ עֲבָדָ֔יו הִנֵּ֥ה בְנִ֛י אֲשֶׁר־ יָצָ֥א מִמֵּעַ֖י מְבַקֵּ֣שׁ אֶת־ נַפְשִׁ֑י וְאַ֨ף כִּֽי־ עַתָּ֜ה בֶּן־ הַיְמִינִ֗י הַנִּ֤חוּ לוֹ֙ וִֽיקַלֵּ֔ל כִּ֥י אָֽמַר־ ל֖וֹ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984David then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh, is trying to take my life. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
TNIVDavid then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh, is trying to take my life. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
NIV2011David then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, my own flesh and blood, is trying to kill me. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
Compared to NIV1984David then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh and blood, is trying to takekill my lifeme. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
Compared to TNIVDavid then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh and blood, is trying to takekill my lifeme. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.

Psalms 34:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSחֹנֶ֤ה מַלְאַךְ־ יְהוָ֓ה סָ֘בִ֤יב לִֽירֵאָ֗יו וַֽיְחַלְּצֵֽם׃
NIV1984Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the man who takes refuge in him.
TNIVTaste and see that the LORD is good; blessed are those who take refuge in him.
NIV2011Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.
Compared to NIV1984Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the manone who takes refuge in him.
Compared to TNIVTaste and see that the LORD is good; blessed areis thosethe one who taketakes refuge in him.

Proverbs 16:32

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSט֤וֹב אֶ֣רֶךְ אַ֭פַּיִם מִגִּבּ֑וֹר וּמֹשֵׁ֥ל בְּ֝רוּח֗וֹ מִלֹּכֵ֥ד עִֽיר׃
NIV1984Better a patient man than a warrior, a man who controls his temper than one who takes a city.
TNIVBetter a patient person than a warrior, those with self-control than those who take a city.
NIV2011Better a patient person than a warrior, one with self-control than one who takes a city.
Compared to NIV1984Better a patient manperson than a warrior, aone manwith who controls his temperself-control than one who takes a city.
Compared to TNIVBetter a patient person than a warrior, thoseone with self-control than thoseone who taketakes a city.

Isaiah 7:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֡וּא יְגַלַּ֣ח אֲדֹנָי֩ בְּתַ֨עַר הַשְּׂכִירָ֜ה בְּעֶבְרֵ֤י נָהָר֙ בְּמֶ֣לֶךְ אַשּׁ֔וּר אֶת־ הָרֹ֖אשׁ וְשַׂ֣עַר הָרַגְלָ֑יִם3 וְגַ֥ם אֶת־ הַזָּקָ֖ן תִּסְפֶּֽה׃
NIV1984In that day the Lord will use a razor hired from beyond the River--the king of Assyria--to shave your head and the hair of your legs, and to take off your beards also.
TNIVIn that day the Lord will use a razor hired from beyond the Euphrates River--the king of Assyria--to shave your head and the hair of your legs, and to take off your beards also.
NIV2011In that day the Lord will use a razor hired from beyond the Euphrates River--the king of Assyria--to shave your head and private parts, and to cut off your beard also.
Compared to NIV1984In that day the Lord will use a razor hired from beyond the Euphrates River--the king of Assyria--to shave your head and theprivate hair of your legsparts, and to takecut off your beardsbeard also.
Compared to TNIVIn that day the Lord will use a razor hired from beyond the Euphrates River--the king of Assyria--to shave your head and theprivate hair of your legsparts, and to takecut off your beardsbeard also.

2 Corinthians 11:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀνέχεσθε γὰρ εἴ τις ὑμᾶς καταδουλοῖ, εἴ τις κατεσθίει, εἴ τις λαμβάνει, εἴ τις ἐπαίρεται, εἴ τις ⸂εἰς πρόσωπον ὑμᾶς⸃ δέρει.
SBLGNT apparatusεἰς πρόσωπον ὑμᾶς WH Treg NIV ] ὑμᾶς εἰς πρόσωπον RP
NIV1984In fact, you even put up with anyone who enslaves you or exploits you or takes advantage of you or pushes himself forward or slaps you in the face.
TNIVIn fact, you even put up with any who enslave you or exploit you or take advantage of you or push themselves forward or slap you in the face.
NIV2011In fact, you even put up with anyone who enslaves you or exploits you or takes advantage of you or puts on airs or slaps you in the face.
Compared to NIV1984In fact, you even put up with anyone who enslaves you or exploits you or takes advantage of you or pushesputs himselfon forwardairs or slaps you in the face.
Compared to TNIVIn fact, you even put up with anyanyone who enslaveenslaves you or exploitexploits you or taketakes advantage of you or pushputs themselveson forwardairs or slapslaps you in the face.

Verses where Take was added

Judges 13:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּי֩ הִנָּ֨ךְ הָרָ֜ה וְיֹלַ֣דְתְּ בֵּ֗ן וּמוֹרָה֙ לֹא־ יַעֲלֶ֣ה עַל־ רֹאשׁ֔וֹ כִּֽי־ נְזִ֧יר אֱלֹהִ֛ים יִהְיֶ֥ה הַנַּ֖עַר מִן־ הַבָּ֑טֶן וְה֗וּא יָחֵ֛ל לְהוֹשִׁ֥יעַ אֶת־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל מִיַּ֥ד פְּלִשְׁתִּֽים׃
NIV1984because you will conceive and give birth to a son. No razor may be used on his head, because the boy is to be a Nazirite, set apart to God from birth, and he will begin the deliverance of Israel from the hands of the Philistines."
TNIVYou will become pregnant and have a son whose head is never to be touched by a razor because the boy is to be a Nazirite, dedicated to God from the womb. He will begin to deliver Israel from the hands of the Philistines."
NIV2011You will become pregnant and have a son whose head is never to be touched by a razor because the boy is to be a Nazirite, dedicated to God from the womb. He will take the lead in delivering Israel from the hands of the Philistines."
Compared to NIV1984becauseYou you will conceivebecome pregnant and givehave birth to a son. No razorwhose mayhead is never to be usedtouched onby hisa head, razor because the boy is to be a Nazirite, setdedicated apart to God from birth, andthe hewomb. He will begintake the deliverancelead ofin delivering Israel from the hands of the Philistines."
Compared to TNIVYou will become pregnant and have a son whose head is never to be touched by a razor because the boy is to be a Nazirite, dedicated to God from the womb. He will begintake tothe deliverlead in delivering Israel from the hands of the Philistines."

Psalms 70:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאֱלֹהִ֥ים לְהַצִּילֵ֑נִי יְ֝הוָ֗ה לְעֶזְרָ֥תִי חֽוּשָֽׁה׃
NIV1984May those who seek my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.
TNIVMay those who seek my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.
NIV2011May those who want to take my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.
Compared to NIV1984May those who seekwant to take my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.
Compared to TNIVMay those who seekwant to take my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.

Isaiah 1:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס לִמְד֥וּ הֵיטֵ֛ב דִּרְשׁ֥וּ מִשְׁפָּ֖ט אַשְּׁר֣וּ חָמ֑וֹץ שִׁפְט֣וּ יָת֔וֹם רִ֖יבוּ אַלְמָנָֽה׃
NIV1984learn to do right! Seek justice, encourage the oppressed. Defend the cause of the fatherless, plead the case of the widow.
TNIVlearn to do right! Seek justice, encourage the oppressed. Defend the cause of the fatherless, plead the case of the widow.
NIV2011Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.
Compared to NIV1984learnLearn to do right! Seek; seek justice, encourage. Defend the oppressed. DefendTake up the cause of the fatherless, ; plead the case of the widow.
Compared to TNIVlearnLearn to do right! Seek; seek justice, encourage. Defend the oppressed. DefendTake up the cause of the fatherless, ; plead the case of the widow.

Romans 11:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὙμῖν ⸀δὲ λέγω τοῖς ἔθνεσιν. ἐφ’ ὅσον μὲν ⸀οὖν εἰμι ἐγὼ ἐθνῶν ἀπόστολος, τὴν διακονίαν μου δοξάζω,
SBLGNT apparatusδὲ WH Treg NIV ] γὰρ RP • οὖν WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984I am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles, I make much of my ministry
TNIVI am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles, I make much of my ministry
NIV2011I am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles, I take pride in my ministry
Compared to NIV1984I am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles, I maketake muchpride ofin my ministry
Compared to TNIVI am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles, I maketake muchpride ofin my ministry


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