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

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The word 'Benjamin' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (137 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (138 times). The word 'Benjamin' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Benjamin' 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 text133.3%
New text in NIV2011266.7%

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

Verses where Benjamin was removed

Judges 20:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּ֠פִינְחָס בֶּן־ אֶלְעָזָ֨ר בֶּֽן־ אַהֲרֹ֜ן עֹמֵ֣ד ׀ לְפָנָ֗יו בַּיָּמִ֣ים הָהֵם֮ לֵאמֹר֒ הַאוֹסִ֨ף ע֜וֹד לָצֵ֧את לַמִּלְחָמָ֛ה עִם־ בְּנֵֽי־ בִנְיָמִ֥ן אָחִ֖י אִם־ אֶחְדָּ֑ל וַיֹּ֤אמֶר יְהוָה֙ עֲל֔וּ כִּ֥י מָחָ֖ר אֶתְּנֶ֥נּוּ בְיָדֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984with Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, ministering before it.) They asked, "Shall we go up again to battle with Benjamin our brother, or not?" The LORD responded, "Go, for tomorrow I will give them into your hands."
TNIVwith Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, ministering before it.) They asked, "Shall we go up again to fight against the Benjamites, our fellow Israelites, or not?" The LORD responded, "Go, for tomorrow I will give them into your hands."
NIV2011with Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, ministering before it.) They asked, "Shall we go up again to fight against the Benjamites, our fellow Israelites, or not?" The LORD responded, "Go, for tomorrow I will give them into your hands."
Compared to NIV1984with Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, ministering before it.) They asked, "Shall we go up again to battlefight withagainst Benjaminthe Benjamites, our brotherfellow Israelites, or not?" The LORD responded, "Go, for tomorrow I will give them into your hands."
Compared to TNIVwith Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, ministering before it.) They asked, "Shall we go up again to fight against the Benjamites, our fellow Israelites, or not?" The LORD responded, "Go, for tomorrow I will give them into your hands."

Judges 20:41

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאִ֤ישׁ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ הָפַ֔ךְ וַיִּבָּהֵ֖ל אִ֣ישׁ בִּנְיָמִ֑ן כִּ֣י רָאָ֔ה כִּֽי־ נָגְעָ֥ה עָלָ֖יו הָרָעָֽה׃
NIV1984Then the men of Israel turned on them, and the men of Benjamin were terrified, because they realized that disaster had come upon them.
TNIVThen the Israelites turned on them, and the Benjamites were terrified, because they realized that disaster had come on them.
NIV2011Then the Israelites counterattacked, and the Benjamites were terrified, because they realized that disaster had come on them.
Compared to NIV1984Then the menIsraelites of Israel turned on themcounterattacked, and the menBenjamites of Benjamin were terrified, because they realized that disaster had come uponon them.
Compared to TNIVThen the Israelites turned on themcounterattacked, and the Benjamites were terrified, because they realized that disaster had come on them.

Verses where Benjamin was added

Judges 21:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּנָּֽחֲמוּ֙ בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל אֶל־ בִּנְיָמִ֖ן אָחִ֑יו וַיֹּ֣אמְר֔וּ נִגְדַּ֥ע הַיּ֛וֹם שֵׁ֥בֶט אֶחָ֖ד מִיִּשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984Now the Israelites grieved for their brothers, the Benjamites. "Today one tribe is cut off from Israel," they said.
TNIVNow the Israelites grieved for Benjamin, one of their tribes. "Today one tribe is cut off from Israel," they said.
NIV2011Now the Israelites grieved for the tribe of Benjamin, their fellow Israelites. "Today one tribe is cut off from Israel," they said.
Compared to NIV1984Now the Israelites grieved for theirthe brotherstribe of Benjamin, thetheir Benjamitesfellow Israelites. "Today one tribe is cut off from Israel," they said.
Compared to TNIVNow the Israelites grieved for Benjamin, onethe tribe of Benjamin, their tribesfellow Israelites. "Today one tribe is cut off from Israel," they said.


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