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

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The word 'Creatures' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (78 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (82 times). The word 'Creatures' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Creatures' 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 text350.0%
New text in NIV2011350.0%

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

Verses where Creatures was removed

Leviticus 5:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSא֣וֹ נֶ֗פֶשׁ אֲשֶׁ֣ר תִּגַּע֮ בְּכָל־ דָּבָ֣ר טָמֵא֒ אוֹ֩ בְנִבְלַ֨ת חַיָּ֜ה טְמֵאָ֗ה א֤וֹc בְּנִבְלַת֙ בְּהֵמָ֣ה טְמֵאָ֔ה א֕וֹ בְּנִבְלַ֖ת שֶׁ֣רֶץ טָמֵ֑א וְנֶעְלַ֣ם מִמֶּ֔נּוּ וְה֥וּא טָמֵ֖א וְאָשֵֽׁם׃
NIV1984"'Or if a person touches anything ceremonially unclean--whether the carcasses of unclean wild animals or of unclean livestock or of unclean creatures that move along the ground--even though he is unaware of it, he has become unclean and is guilty.
TNIVOr if anyone unwittingly touches anything ceremonially unclean--whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realize their guilt;
NIV2011"'If anyone becomes aware that they are guilty--if they unwittingly touch anything ceremonially unclean (whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground) and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realize their guilt;
Compared to NIV1984"'OrIf anyone becomes aware that they are guilty--if athey personunwittingly touchestouch anything ceremonially unclean-- (whether the carcassescarcass of an unclean animal, wild animals or of unclean livestock domestic, or of any unclean creaturescreature that movemoves along the ground--even) and thoughthey heare is unaware ofthat it, hethey hashave become unclean, but andthen isthey guilty.come to realize their guilt;
Compared to TNIVOr"'If anyone becomes aware that they are guilty--if anyonethey unwittingly touchestouch anything ceremonially unclean-- (whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground--) and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realize their guilt;

Leviticus 11:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַ֤ךְ אֶת־ זֶה֙ תֹּֽאכְל֔וּ מִכֹּל֙ שֶׁ֣רֶץ הָע֔וֹף הַהֹלֵ֖ךְ עַל־ אַרְבַּ֑ע אֲשֶׁר־ כְרָעַ֙יִם֙ מִמַּ֣עַל לְרַגְלָ֔יו לְנַתֵּ֥ר בָּהֵ֖ן עַל־ הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984There are, however, some winged creatures that walk on all fours that you may eat: those that have jointed legs for hopping on the ground.
TNIVThere are, however, some flying insects that walk on all fours that you may eat: those that have jointed legs for hopping on the ground.
NIV2011There are, however, some flying insects that walk on all fours that you may eat: those that have jointed legs for hopping on the ground.
Compared to NIV1984There are, however, some wingedflying creaturesinsects that walk on all fours that you may eat: those that have jointed legs for hopping on the ground.
Compared to TNIVThere are, however, some flying insects that walk on all fours that you may eat: those that have jointed legs for hopping on the ground.

Leviticus 11:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְכֹל֙ שֶׁ֣רֶץ הָע֔וֹף אֲשֶׁר־ ל֖וֹ אַרְבַּ֣ע רַגְלָ֑יִם שֶׁ֥קֶץ ה֖וּא לָכֶֽם׃
NIV1984But all other winged creatures that have four legs you are to detest.
TNIVBut all other flying insects that have four legs you are to regard as unclean.
NIV2011But all other flying insects that have four legs you are to regard as unclean.
Compared to NIV1984But all other wingedflying creaturesinsects that have four legs you are to detestregard as unclean.
Compared to TNIVBut all other flying insects that have four legs you are to regard as unclean.

Psalms 50:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיָ֭דַעְתִּי כָּל־ ע֣וֹף הָרִ֑ים וְזִ֥יז שָׂ֝דַ֗י עִמָּדִֽי׃
NIV1984I know every bird in the mountains, and the creatures of the field are mine.
TNIVI know every bird in the mountains, and the creatures of the field are mine.
NIV2011I know every bird in the mountains, and the insects in the fields are mine.
Compared to NIV1984I know every bird in the mountains, and the creaturesinsects ofin the fieldfields are mine.
Compared to TNIVI know every bird in the mountains, and the creaturesinsects ofin the fieldfields are mine.

Psalms 80:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלָ֭מָּה פָּרַ֣צְתָּ גְדֵרֶ֑יהָ וְ֝אָר֗וּהָ כָּל־ עֹ֥בְרֵי דָֽרֶךְ׃
NIV1984Boars from the forest ravage it and the creatures of the field feed on it.
TNIVBoars from the forest ravage it and wild animals feed on it.
NIV2011Boars from the forest ravage it, and insects from the fields feed on it.
Compared to NIV1984Boars from the forest ravage it , and theinsects creaturesfrom of the fieldfields feed on it.
Compared to TNIVBoars from the forest ravage it , and wildinsects animalsfrom the fields feed on it.

Verses where Creatures was added

Psalms 104:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכֻּ֭לָּם אֵלֶ֣יךָ יְשַׂבֵּר֑וּן לָתֵ֖ת אָכְלָ֣ם בְּעִתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984These all look to you to give them their food at the proper time.
TNIVAll creatures look to you to give them their food at the proper time.
NIV2011All creatures look to you to give them their food at the proper time.
Compared to NIV1984TheseAll allcreatures look to you to give them their food at the proper time.
Compared to TNIVAll creatures look to you to give them their food at the proper time.


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