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

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The word 'Close' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (68 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (66 times). The word 'Close' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Close' 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 text375.0%
New text in NIV2011125.0%

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

Verses where Close was removed

Daniel 12:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאַתָּ֣ה דָֽנִיֵּ֗אל סְתֹ֧ם הַדְּבָרִ֛ים וַחֲתֹ֥ם הַסֵּ֖פֶר עַד־ עֵ֣ת קֵ֑ץ יְשֹׁטְט֥וּ רַבִּ֖ים וְתִרְבֶּ֥ה הַדָּֽעַת׃
NIV1984But you, Daniel, close up and seal the words of the scroll until the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase knowledge."
TNIVBut you, Daniel, close up and seal the words of the scroll until the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase knowledge."
NIV2011But you, Daniel, roll up and seal the words of the scroll until the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase knowledge."
Compared to NIV1984But you, Daniel, closeroll up and seal the words of the scroll until the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase knowledge."
Compared to TNIVBut you, Daniel, closeroll up and seal the words of the scroll until the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase knowledge."

Verses where Close was added

Genesis 13:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר אַבְרָ֜ם אֶל־ ל֗וֹט אַל־ נָ֨א תְהִ֤י מְרִיבָה֙ בֵּינִ֣י וּבֵינֶ֔יךָ וּבֵ֥ין רֹעַ֖י וּבֵ֣ין רֹעֶ֑יךָ כִּֽי־ אֲנָשִׁ֥ים אַחִ֖ים אֲנָֽחְנוּ׃
NIV1984So Abram said to Lot, "Let's not have any quarreling between you and me, or between your herdsmen and mine, for we are brothers.
TNIVSo Abram said to Lot, "Let's not have any quarreling between you and me, or between your herders and mine, for we are close relatives.
NIV2011So Abram said to Lot, "Let's not have any quarreling between you and me, or between your herders and mine, for we are close relatives.
Compared to NIV1984So Abram said to Lot, "Let's not have any quarreling between you and me, or between your herdsmenherders and mine, for we are brothersclose relatives.
Compared to TNIVSo Abram said to Lot, "Let's not have any quarreling between you and me, or between your herders and mine, for we are close relatives.

1 Samuel 18:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַיְהִ֥י שָׁא֖וּל אֶת־ דָּוִ֑ד מֵהַיּ֥וֹם הַה֖וּא וָהָֽלְאָה׃
NIV1984And from that time on Saul kept a jealous eye on David.
TNIVAnd from that time on Saul kept a close eye on David.
NIV2011And from that time on Saul kept a close eye on David.
Compared to NIV1984And from that time on Saul kept a jealousclose eye on David.
Compared to TNIVAnd from that time on Saul kept a close eye on David.

Proverbs 28:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנוֹתֵ֣ן לָ֭רָשׁ אֵ֣ין מַחְס֑וֹר וּמַעְלִ֥ים עֵ֝ינָ֗יו רַב־ מְאֵרֽוֹת׃
NIV1984He who gives to the poor will lack nothing, but he who closes his eyes to them receives many curses.
TNIVThose who give to the poor will lack nothing, but those who close their eyes to them receive many curses.
NIV2011Those who give to the poor will lack nothing, but those who close their eyes to them receive many curses.
Compared to NIV1984HeThose who givesgive to the poor will lack nothing, but hethose who closesclose histheir eyes to them receivesreceive many curses.
Compared to TNIVThose who give to the poor will lack nothing, but those who close their eyes to them receive many curses.


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