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

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The word 'Almost' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (14 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (16 times). The word 'Almost' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Almost' 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 text2100.0%

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

Verses where Almost was removed

Joshua 10:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִי֩ כְּכַלּ֨וֹת יְהוֹשֻׁ֜עַ וּבְנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל לְהַכּוֹתָ֛ם מַכָּ֥ה גְדוֹלָֽה־ מְאֹ֖ד עַד־ תֻּמָּ֑ם וְהַשְּׂרִידִים֙ שָׂרְד֣וּ מֵהֶ֔ם וַיָּבֹ֖אוּ אֶל־ עָרֵ֥י הַמִּבְצָֽר׃
NIV1984So Joshua and the Israelites destroyed them completely--almost to a man--but the few who were left reached their fortified cities.
TNIVSo Joshua and the Israelites defeated them completely, but a few survivors managed to reach their fortified cities.
NIV2011So Joshua and the Israelites defeated them completely, but a few survivors managed to reach their fortified cities.
Compared to NIV1984So Joshua and the Israelites destroyeddefeated them completely--almost, but to a man--but the few whosurvivors weremanaged leftto reachedreach their fortified cities.
Compared to TNIVSo Joshua and the Israelites defeated them completely, but a few survivors managed to reach their fortified cities.

2 Samuel 1:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֜אמֶר הַנַּ֣עַר ׀ הַמַּגִּ֣יד ל֗וֹ נִקְרֹ֤א נִקְרֵ֙יתִי֙ בְּהַ֣ר הַגִּלְבֹּ֔עַ וְהִנֵּ֥ה שָׁא֖וּל נִשְׁעָ֣ן עַל־ חֲנִית֑וֹ וְהִנֵּ֥ה הָרֶ֛כֶב וּבַעֲלֵ֥י הַפָּרָשִׁ֖ים הִדְבִּקֻֽהוּ׃
NIV1984"I happened to be on Mount Gilboa," the young man said, "and there was Saul, leaning on his spear, with the chariots and riders almost upon him.
TNIV"I happened to be on Mount Gilboa," the young man said, "and there was Saul, leaning on his spear, with the chariots and their drivers in hot pursuit.
NIV2011"I happened to be on Mount Gilboa," the young man said, "and there was Saul, leaning on his spear, with the chariots and their drivers in hot pursuit.
Compared to NIV1984"I happened to be on Mount Gilboa," the young man said, "and there was Saul, leaning on his spear, with the chariots and riderstheir almostdrivers uponin himhot pursuit.
Compared to TNIV"I happened to be on Mount Gilboa," the young man said, "and there was Saul, leaning on his spear, with the chariots and their drivers in hot pursuit.


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