Verses where 'accused' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Accused' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (20 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (18 times). The word 'Accused' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Accused' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 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 TNIV text266.7%
New text in NIV2011133.3%

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

Verses where Accused was removed

Joshua 20:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְכִ֨י יִרְדֹּ֜ף גֹּאֵ֤ל הַדָּם֙ אַֽחֲרָ֔יו וְלֹֽא־ יַסְגִּ֥רוּ אֶת־ הָרֹצֵ֖חַ בְּיָד֑וֹ כִּ֤י בִבְלִי־ דַ֙עַת֙ הִכָּ֣ה אֶת־ רֵעֵ֔הוּ וְלֹֽא־ שֹׂנֵ֥א ה֛וּא ל֖וֹ מִתְּמ֥וֹל שִׁלְשֽׁוֹם׃
NIV1984If the avenger of blood pursues him, they must not surrender the one accused, because he killed his neighbor unintentionally and without malice aforethought.
TNIVIf the avenger of blood pursues them, the elders must not surrender the accused, because they killed their neighbor unintentionally and without malice aforethought.
NIV2011If the avenger of blood comes in pursuit, the elders must not surrender the fugitive, because the fugitive killed their neighbor unintentionally and without malice aforethought.
Compared to NIV1984If the avenger of blood pursuescomes himin pursuit, theythe elders must not surrender the one accusedfugitive, because hethe fugitive killed histheir neighbor unintentionally and without malice aforethought.
Compared to TNIVIf the avenger of blood pursuescomes themin pursuit, the elders must not surrender the accusedfugitive, because theythe fugitive killed their neighbor unintentionally and without malice aforethought.

Verses where Accused was added

Numbers 35:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְשָֽׁפְטוּ֙ הָֽעֵדָ֔ה בֵּ֚ין הַמַּכֶּ֔ה וּבֵ֖ין גֹּאֵ֣ל הַדָּ֑ם עַ֥ל הַמִּשְׁפָּטִ֖ים הָאֵֽלֶּה׃
NIV1984the assembly must judge between him and the avenger of blood according to these regulations.
TNIVthe assembly must judge between the accused and the avenger of blood according to these regulations.
NIV2011the assembly must judge between the accused and the avenger of blood according to these regulations.
Compared to NIV1984the assembly must judge between himthe accused and the avenger of blood according to these regulations.
Compared to TNIVthe assembly must judge between the accused and the avenger of blood according to these regulations.

Numbers 35:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהִצִּ֨ילוּ הָעֵדָ֜ה אֶת־ הָרֹצֵ֗חַ מִיַּד֮ גֹּאֵ֣ל הַדָּם֒ וְהֵשִׁ֤יבוּ אֹתוֹ֙ הָֽעֵדָ֔ה אֶל־ עִ֥יר מִקְלָט֖וֹ אֲשֶׁר־ נָ֣ס שָׁ֑מָּה וְיָ֣שַׁב בָּ֗הּ עַד־ מוֹת֙ הַכֹּהֵ֣ן הַגָּדֹ֔ל אֲשֶׁר־ מָשַׁ֥ח אֹת֖וֹ בְּשֶׁ֥מֶן הַקֹּֽדֶשׁ׃
NIV1984The assembly must protect the one accused of murder from the avenger of blood and send him back to the city of refuge to which he fled. He must stay there until the death of the high priest, who was anointed with the holy oil.
TNIVThe assembly must protect the one accused of murder from the avenger of blood and send the accused back to the city of refuge to which they fled. The accused must stay there until the death of the high priest, who was anointed with the holy oil.
NIV2011The assembly must protect the one accused of murder from the avenger of blood and send the accused back to the city of refuge to which they fled. The accused must stay there until the death of the high priest, who was anointed with the holy oil.
Compared to NIV1984The assembly must protect the one accused of murder from the avenger of blood and send himthe accused back to the city of refuge to which hethey fled. HeThe accused must stay there until the death of the high priest, who was anointed with the holy oil.
Compared to TNIVThe assembly must protect the one accused of murder from the avenger of blood and send the accused back to the city of refuge to which they fled. The accused must stay there until the death of the high priest, who was anointed with the holy oil.


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