I know this is an old post, but I've recently been doing some research in this area for my ministry and would like to weigh in a bit.Generally, I prefer literal translations over dynamic equivalence, so I'd say KJV trumps NIV. If…"
"memories of it, certainly. But I'm perfectly content with washing it with water and peroxide (at first), then using neosporin or a betadine derivative. No need to pour the alcohol (the tincture part, and what makes it hurt) into the wound. "