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

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The word 'Awhile' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (0 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (3 times). The word 'Awhile' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Awhile' 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 text3100.0%

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

Verses where Awhile was removed

Genesis 47:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּאמְר֣וּ אֶל־ פַּרְעֹ֗ה לָג֣וּר בָּאָרֶץ֮ בָּאנוּ֒ כִּי־ אֵ֣ין מִרְעֶ֗ה לַצֹּאן֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר לַעֲבָדֶ֔יךָ כִּֽי־ כָבֵ֥ד הָרָעָ֖ב בְּאֶ֣רֶץ כְּנָ֑עַן וְעַתָּ֛ה יֵֽשְׁבוּ־ נָ֥א עֲבָדֶ֖יךָ בְּאֶ֥רֶץ גֹּֽשֶׁן׃
NIV1984They also said to him, "We have come to live here awhile, because the famine is severe in Canaan and your servants' flocks have no pasture. So now, please let your servants settle in Goshen."
TNIVThey also said to him, "We have come to live here for a while, because the famine is severe in Canaan and your servants' flocks have no pasture. So now, please let your servants settle in Goshen."
NIV2011They also said to him, "We have come to live here for a while, because the famine is severe in Canaan and your servants' flocks have no pasture. So now, please let your servants settle in Goshen."
Compared to NIV1984They also said to him, "We have come to live here awhilefor a while, because the famine is severe in Canaan and your servants' flocks have no pasture. So now, please let your servants settle in Goshen."
Compared to TNIVThey also said to him, "We have come to live here for a while, because the famine is severe in Canaan and your servants' flocks have no pasture. So now, please let your servants settle in Goshen."

1 Samuel 9:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֵ֗מָּה יֽוֹרְדִים֙ בִּקְצֵ֣ה הָעִ֔יר וּשְׁמוּאֵ֞ל אָמַ֣ר אֶל־ שָׁא֗וּל אֱמֹ֥ר לַנַּ֛עַר וְיַעֲבֹ֥ר לְפָנֵ֖ינוּ וַֽיַּעֲבֹ֑ר וְאַתָּה֙ עֲמֹ֣ד כַּיּ֔וֹם וְאַשְׁמִיעֲךָ֖ אֶת־ דְּבַ֥ר אֱלֹהִֽים׃
NIV1984As they were going down to the edge of the town, Samuel said to Saul, "Tell the servant to go on ahead of us"--and the servant did so--"but you stay here awhile, so that I may give you a message from God."
TNIVAs they were going down to the edge of the town, Samuel said to Saul, "Tell the servant to go on ahead of us"--and the servant did so--"but you stay here for a while, so that I may give you a message from God."
NIV2011As they were going down to the edge of the town, Samuel said to Saul, "Tell the servant to go on ahead of us"--and the servant did so--"but you stay here for a while, so that I may give you a message from God."
Compared to NIV1984As they were going down to the edge of the town, Samuel said to Saul, "Tell the servant to go on ahead of us"--and the servant did so--"but you stay here awhilefor a while, so that I may give you a message from God."
Compared to TNIVAs they were going down to the edge of the town, Samuel said to Saul, "Tell the servant to go on ahead of us"--and the servant did so--"but you stay here for a while, so that I may give you a message from God."

1 Corinthians 16:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTπρὸς ὑμᾶς δὲ τυχὸν ⸀παραμενῶ ἢ ⸀καὶ παραχειμάσω, ἵνα ὑμεῖς με προπέμψητε οὗ ἐὰν πορεύωμαι.
SBLGNT apparatusπαραμενῶ Treg NIV RP ] καταμενῶ WH • καὶ Treg NIV RP ] – WH
NIV1984Perhaps I will stay with you awhile, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey, wherever I go.
TNIVPerhaps I will stay with you for a while, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey, wherever I go.
NIV2011Perhaps I will stay with you for a while, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey, wherever I go.
Compared to NIV1984Perhaps I will stay with you awhilefor a while, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey, wherever I go.
Compared to TNIVPerhaps I will stay with you for a while, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey, wherever I go.


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