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

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The word 'Fifteen' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (17 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (18 times). The word 'Fifteen' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Fifteen' 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 text3100.0%

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

Verses where Fifteen was removed

Numbers 35:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּמִגְרְשֵׁי֙ הֶֽעָרִ֔ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר תִּתְּנ֖וּ לַלְוִיִּ֑ם מִקִּ֤יר הָעִיר֙ וָח֔וּצָה אֶ֥לֶף אַמָּ֖ה סָבִֽיב׃
NIV1984"The pasturelands around the towns that you give the Levites will extend out fifteen hundred feet from the town wall.
TNIV"The pasturelands around the towns that you give the Levites will extend a thousand cubits from the town wall.
NIV2011"The pasturelands around the towns that you give the Levites will extend a thousand cubits from the town wall.
Compared to NIV1984"The pasturelands around the towns that you give the Levites will extend outa fifteenthousand hundred feetcubits from the town wall.
Compared to TNIV"The pasturelands around the towns that you give the Levites will extend a thousand cubits from the town wall.

Zechariah 5:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֵלַ֔י מָ֥ה אַתָּ֖ה רֹאֶ֑ה וָאֹמַ֗ר אֲנִ֤י רֹאֶה֙ מְגִלָּ֣ה עָפָ֔ה אָרְכָּהּ֙ עֶשְׂרִ֣ים בָּֽאַמָּ֔ה וְרָחְבָּ֖הּ עֶ֥שֶׂר בָּאַמָּֽה׃
NIV1984He asked me, "What do you see?" I answered, "I see a flying scroll, thirty feet long and fifteen feet wide."
TNIVHe asked me, "What do you see?" I answered, "I see a flying scroll, twenty cubits long and ten cubits wide."
NIV2011He asked me, "What do you see?" I answered, "I see a flying scroll, twenty cubits long and ten cubits wide."
Compared to NIV1984He asked me, "What do you see?" I answered, "I see a flying scroll, thirtytwenty feetcubits long and fifteenten feetcubits wide."
Compared to TNIVHe asked me, "What do you see?" I answered, "I see a flying scroll, twenty cubits long and ten cubits wide."

Verses where Fifteen was added

Genesis 7:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSחֲמֵ֨שׁ עֶשְׂרֵ֤ה אַמָּה֙ מִלְמַ֔עְלָה גָּבְר֖וּ הַמָּ֑יִם וַיְכֻסּ֖וּ הֶהָרִֽים׃
NIV1984The waters rose and covered the mountains to a depth of more than twenty feet.
TNIVThe waters rose and covered the mountains to a depth of more than fifteen cubits.
NIV2011The waters rose and covered the mountains to a depth of more than fifteen cubits.
Compared to NIV1984The waters rose and covered the mountains to a depth of more than twentyfifteen feetcubits.
Compared to TNIVThe waters rose and covered the mountains to a depth of more than fifteen cubits.


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