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

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The word 'Born' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (161 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (159 times). The word 'Born' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Born' 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 text466.7%
New text in NIV2011233.3%

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

Verses where Born was removed

Job 3:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיֹ֣אבַד י֭וֹםc אִוָּ֣לֶד בּ֑וֹ וְהַלַּ֥יְלָה אָ֝מַ֗ר הֹ֣רָה גָֽבֶר׃
NIV1984"May the day of my birth perish, and the night it was said, 'A boy is born!'
TNIV"May the day of my birth perish, and the night that said, 'A boy is conceived!'
NIV2011"May the day of my birth perish, and the night that said, 'A boy is conceived!'
Compared to NIV1984"May the day of my birth perish, and the night itthat was said, 'A boy is bornconceived!'
Compared to TNIV"May the day of my birth perish, and the night that said, 'A boy is conceived!'

Matthew 1:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἸακὼβ δὲ ἐγέννησεν τὸν Ἰωσὴφ τὸν ἄνδρα Μαρίας, ἐξ ἧς ἐγεννήθη Ἰησοῦς ὁ λεγόμενος χριστός.
NIV1984and Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, of whom was born Jesus, who is called Christ.
TNIVand Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, and Mary was the mother of Jesus who is called the Messiah.
NIV2011and Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, and Mary was the mother of Jesus who is called the Messiah.
Compared to NIV1984and Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, ofand whomMary was bornthe mother of Jesus, who is called Christthe Messiah.
Compared to TNIVand Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, and Mary was the mother of Jesus who is called the Messiah.

Verses where Born was added

Joshua 8:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְכָל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֡ל וּזְקֵנָ֡יו וְשֹׁטְרִ֣ים ׀ וְשֹׁפְטָ֡יו עֹמְדִ֣ים מִזֶּ֣ה ׀ וּמִזֶּ֣ה ׀ לָאָר֡וֹן נֶגֶד֩ הַכֹּהֲנִ֨ים הַלְוִיִּ֜ם נֹשְׂאֵ֣י ׀ אֲר֣וֹן בְּרִית־ יְהוָ֗ה כַּגֵּר֙ כָּֽאֶזְרָ֔ח חֶצְיוֹ֙ אֶל־ מ֣וּל הַר־ גְּרִזִ֔ים וְהַֽחֶצְי֖וֹ אֶל־ מ֣וּל הַר־ עֵיבָ֑ל כַּאֲשֶׁ֨ר צִוָּ֜ה מֹשֶׁ֣ה עֶֽבֶד־ יְהוָ֗ה לְבָרֵ֛ךְ אֶת־ הָעָ֥ם יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל בָּרִאשֹׁנָֽה׃
NIV1984All Israel, aliens and citizens alike, with their elders, officials and judges, were standing on both sides of the ark of the covenant of the LORD, facing those who carried it--the priests, who were Levites. Half of the people stood in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, as Moses the servant of the LORD had formerly commanded when he gave instructions to bless the people of Israel.
TNIVAll the Israelites, with their elders, officials and judges, were standing on both sides of the ark of the covenant of the LORD, facing the Levitical priests who carried it. Both the foreigners living among them and the native-born were there. Half of the people stood in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, as Moses the servant of the LORD had formerly commanded when he gave instructions to bless the people of Israel.
NIV2011All the Israelites, with their elders, officials and judges, were standing on both sides of the ark of the covenant of the LORD, facing the Levitical priests who carried it. Both the foreigners living among them and the native-born were there. Half of the people stood in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, as Moses the servant of the LORD had formerly commanded when he gave instructions to bless the people of Israel.
Compared to NIV1984All Israel, aliensthe and citizens alikeIsraelites, with their elders, officials and judges, were standing on both sides of the ark of the covenant of the LORD, facing thosethe Levitical priests who carried it--. Both the priests, whoforeigners living among them and the native-born were Levitesthere. Half of the people stood in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, as Moses the servant of the LORD had formerly commanded when he gave instructions to bless the people of Israel.
Compared to TNIVAll the Israelites, with their elders, officials and judges, were standing on both sides of the ark of the covenant of the LORD, facing the Levitical priests who carried it. Both the foreigners living among them and the native-born were there. Half of the people stood in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, as Moses the servant of the LORD had formerly commanded when he gave instructions to bless the people of Israel.

Ecclesiastes 4:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְטוֹב֙ מִשְּׁנֵיהֶ֔ם אֵ֥ת אֲשֶׁר־ עֲדֶ֖ן לֹ֣א הָיָ֑ה אֲשֶׁ֤ר לֹֽא־ רָאָה֙ אֶת־ הַמַּעֲשֶׂ֣ה הָרָ֔ע אֲשֶׁ֥ר נַעֲשָׂ֖ה תַּ֥חַת הַשָּֽׁמֶשׁ׃
NIV1984But better than both is he who has not yet been, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
TNIVBut better than both is the one who has not yet been, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
NIV2011But better than both is the one who has never been born, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
Compared to NIV1984But better than both is hethe one who has notnever yet been born, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
Compared to TNIVBut better than both is the one who has notnever yet been born, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.

Isaiah 46:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשִׁמְע֤וּ אֵלַי֙ בֵּ֣ית יַעֲקֹ֔ב וְכָל־ שְׁאֵרִ֖ית בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל הַֽעֲמֻסִים֙ מִנִּי־ בֶ֔טֶן הַנְּשֻׂאִ֖ים מִנִּי־ רָֽחַם׃
NIV1984"Listen to me, O house of Jacob, all you who remain of the house of Israel, you whom I have upheld since you were conceived, and have carried since your birth.
TNIV"Listen to me, house of Jacob, all the remnant of the house of Israel, you whom I have upheld since your birth, and have carried since you were born.
NIV2011"Listen to me, you descendants of Jacob, all the remnant of the people of Israel, you whom I have upheld since your birth, and have carried since you were born.
Compared to NIV1984"Listen to me, Oyou housedescendants of Jacob, all youthe whoremnant remain of the housepeople of Israel, you whom I have upheld since youyour were conceivedbirth, and have carried since youryou birthwere born.
Compared to TNIV"Listen to me, houseyou descendants of Jacob, all the remnant of the housepeople of Israel, you whom I have upheld since your birth, and have carried since you were born.

Luke 1:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἔσται γὰρ μέγας ἐνώπιον ⸀τοῦ κυρίου, καὶ οἶνον καὶ σίκερα οὐ μὴ πίῃ, καὶ πνεύματος ἁγίου πλησθήσεται ἔτι ἐκ κοιλίας μητρὸς αὐτοῦ,
SBLGNT apparatusτοῦ Treg NIV RP ] – WH
NIV1984for he will be great in the sight of the Lord. He is never to take wine or other fermented drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even from birth.
TNIVfor he will be great in the sight of the Lord. He is never to take wine or other fermented drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even before he is born.
NIV2011for he will be great in the sight of the Lord. He is never to take wine or other fermented drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even before he is born.
Compared to NIV1984for he will be great in the sight of the Lord. He is never to take wine or other fermented drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even frombefore birthhe is born.
Compared to TNIVfor he will be great in the sight of the Lord. He is never to take wine or other fermented drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even before he is born.


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