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

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The word 'Die' occurs 4 times more often in the NIV2011 (304 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (300 times). The word 'Die' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 6 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Die' 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 text675.0%
New text in NIV2011225.0%

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

Verses where Die was removed

Jonah 4:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֤אמֶר אֱלֹהִים֙ אֶל־ יוֹנָ֔ה הַהֵיטֵ֥ב חָרָֽה־ לְךָ֖ עַל־ הַקִּֽיקָי֑וֹן וַיֹּ֕אמֶר הֵיטֵ֥ב חָֽרָה־ לִ֖י עַד־ מָֽוֶת׃
NIV1984But God said to Jonah, "Do you have a right to be angry about the vine?" "I do," he said. "I am angry enough to die."
TNIVBut God said to Jonah, "Is it right for you to be angry about the gourd?" "It is," he said. "And I'm so angry I wish I were dead."
NIV2011But God said to Jonah, "Is it right for you to be angry about the plant?" "It is," he said. "And I'm so angry I wish I were dead."
Compared to NIV1984But God said to Jonah, "DoIs youit haveright afor rightyou to be angry about the vineplant?" "IIt dois," he said. "And I'm amso angry enoughI towish dieI were dead."
Compared to TNIVBut God said to Jonah, "Is it right for you to be angry about the gourdplant?" "It is," he said. "And I'm so angry I wish I were dead."

1 Corinthians 15:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαθ’ ἡμέραν ἀποθνῄσκω, νὴ τὴν ὑμετέραν ⸀καύχησιν, ἣν ἔχω ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ τῷ κυρίῳ ἡμῶν.
SBLGNT apparatusκαύχησιν RP ] + ἀδελφοί WH Treg NIV
NIV1984I die every day--I mean that, brothers--just as surely as I glory over you in Christ Jesus our Lord.
TNIVI face death every day--yes, just as surely as I boast about you in Christ Jesus our Lord.
NIV2011I face death every day--yes, just as surely as I boast about you in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Compared to NIV1984I dieface death every day--I mean thatyes, brothers--just as surely as I gloryboast overabout you in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Compared to TNIVI face death every day--yes, just as surely as I boast about you in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Verses where Die was added

Numbers 35:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִם־ בְּשִׂנְאָ֖ה יֶהְדָּפֶ֑נּוּ אֽוֹ־ הִשְׁלִ֥יךְ עָלָ֛יו בִּצְדִיָּ֖ה וַיָּמֹֽת׃
NIV1984If anyone with malice aforethought shoves another or throws something at him intentionally so that he dies
TNIVIf anyone with malice aforethought shoves another or throws something at them intentionally so that they die
NIV2011If anyone with malice aforethought shoves another or throws something at them intentionally so that they die
Compared to NIV1984If anyone with malice aforethought shoves another or throws something at himthem intentionally so that hethey diesdie
Compared to TNIVIf anyone with malice aforethought shoves another or throws something at them intentionally so that they die

Numbers 35:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSא֣וֹ בְכָל־ אֶ֜בֶן אֲשֶׁר־ יָמ֥וּת בָּהּ֙ בְּלֹ֣א רְא֔וֹת וַיַּפֵּ֥ל עָלָ֖יו וַיָּמֹ֑ת וְהוּא֙ לֹא־ אוֹיֵ֣ב ל֔וֹ וְלֹ֥א מְבַקֵּ֖שׁ רָעָתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984or, without seeing him, drops a stone on him that could kill him, and he dies, then since he was not his enemy and he did not intend to harm him,
TNIVor, without seeing them, drops on them a stone heavy enough to kill them, and they die, then since that other person was not an enemy and no harm was intended,
NIV2011or, without seeing them, drops on them a stone heavy enough to kill them, and they die, then since that other person was not an enemy and no harm was intended,
Compared to NIV1984or, without seeing himthem, drops on them a stone onheavy himenough thatto could kill himthem, and hethey diesdie, then since hethat other person was not hisan enemy and heno did not intend to harm himwas intended,
Compared to TNIVor, without seeing them, drops on them a stone heavy enough to kill them, and they die, then since that other person was not an enemy and no harm was intended,

Psalms 49:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSזֶ֣ה דַ֭רְכָּם כֵּ֣סֶל לָ֑מוֹ וְאַחֲרֵיהֶ֓ם ׀ בְּפִיהֶ֖ם יִרְצ֣וּ סֶֽלָה׃
NIV1984Like sheep they are destined for the grave, and death will feed on them. The upright will rule over them in the morning; their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions.
TNIVThey are like sheep and are destined to die; death will be their shepherd (but the upright will prevail over them in the morning). Their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions.
NIV2011They are like sheep and are destined to die; death will be their shepherd (but the upright will prevail over them in the morning). Their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions.
Compared to NIV1984LikeThey are like sheep theyand are destined forto the grave, and die; death will feedbe ontheir them. Theshepherd (but the upright will ruleprevail over them in the morning; their). Their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions.
Compared to TNIVThey are like sheep and are destined to die; death will be their shepherd (but the upright will prevail over them in the morning). Their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions.

Psalms 49:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַל־ תִּ֭ירָא כִּֽי־ יַעֲשִׁ֣ר אִ֑ישׁ כִּֽי־ יִ֝רְבֶּה כְּב֣וֹד בֵּיתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984for he will take nothing with him when he dies, his splendor will not descend with him.
TNIVfor they will take nothing with them when they die, their splendor will not descend with them.
NIV2011for they will take nothing with them when they die, their splendor will not descend with them.
Compared to NIV1984for hethey will take nothing with himthem when hethey diesdie, histheir splendor will not descend with himthem.
Compared to TNIVfor they will take nothing with them when they die, their splendor will not descend with them.

Proverbs 11:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּמ֤וֹת אָדָ֣ם רָ֭שָׁע תֹּאבַ֣ד תִּקְוָ֑ה וְתוֹחֶ֖לֶת אוֹנִ֣ים אָבָֽדָה׃
NIV1984When a wicked man dies, his hope perishes; all he expected from his power comes to nothing.
TNIVHopes placed in mortals die with them; all the promise of their power comes to nothing.
NIV2011Hopes placed in mortals die with them; all the promise of their power comes to nothing.
Compared to NIV1984WhenHopes aplaced wickedin manmortals dies, hisdie hopewith perishesthem; all hethe expectedpromise fromof histheir power comes to nothing.
Compared to TNIVHopes placed in mortals die with them; all the promise of their power comes to nothing.

John 11:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἶπεν αὐτῇ ὁ Ἰησοῦς· Ἐγώ εἰμι ἡ ἀνάστασις καὶ ἡ ζωή· ὁ πιστεύων εἰς ἐμὲ κἂν ἀποθάνῃ ζήσεται,
NIV1984Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies;
TNIVJesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even though they die;
NIV2011Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die;
Compared to NIV1984Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. HeThe one who believes in me will live, even though hethey diesdie;
Compared to TNIVJesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. AnyoneThe one who believes in me will live, even though they die;


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