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

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The word 'Flee' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (92 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (89 times). The word 'Flee' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Flee' 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 text480.0%
New text in NIV2011120.0%

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

Verses where Flee was removed

Jonah 4:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּתְפַּלֵּ֨ל אֶל־ יְהוָ֜ה וַיֹּאמַ֗ר אָנָּ֤ה יְהוָה֙ הֲלוֹא־ זֶ֣ה דְבָרִ֗י עַד־ הֱיוֹתִי֙ עַל־ אַדְמָתִ֔י עַל־ כֵּ֥ן קִדַּ֖מְתִּי לִבְרֹ֣חַ תַּרְשִׁ֑ישָׁה כִּ֣י יָדַ֗עְתִּי כִּ֤י אַתָּה֙ אֵֽל־ חַנּ֣וּן וְרַח֔וּם אֶ֤רֶךְ אַפַּ֙יִם֙ וְרַב־ חֶ֔סֶד וְנִחָ֖ם עַל־ הָרָעָֽה׃
NIV1984He prayed to the LORD, "O LORD, is this not what I said when I was still at home? That is why I was so quick to flee to Tarshish. I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love, a God who relents from sending calamity.
TNIVHe prayed to the LORD, "Isn't this what I said, LORD, when I was still at home? That is what I tried to forestall by fleeing to Tarshish. I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love, a God who relents from sending calamity.
NIV2011He prayed to the LORD, "Isn't this what I said, LORD, when I was still at home? That is what I tried to forestall by fleeing to Tarshish. I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love, a God who relents from sending calamity.
Compared to NIV1984He prayed to the LORD, "OIsn't LORD, is this not what I said , LORD, when I was still at home? That is whywhat I wastried soto quickforestall toby fleefleeing to Tarshish. I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love, a God who relents from sending calamity.
Compared to TNIVHe prayed to the LORD, "Isn't this what I said, LORD, when I was still at home? That is what I tried to forestall by fleeing to Tarshish. I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abounding in love, a God who relents from sending calamity.

Verses where Flee was added

Joshua 20:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְנָ֞ס אֶל־ אַחַ֣ת ׀ מֵהֶעָרִ֣ים הָאֵ֗לֶּה וְעָמַד֙ פֶּ֚תַח שַׁ֣עַר הָעִ֔יר וְדִבֶּ֛ר בְּאָזְנֵ֛י זִקְנֵ֥י־ הָעִֽיר3 הַהִ֖יא אֶת־ דְּבָרָ֑יו וְאָסְפ֨וּ אֹת֤וֹ הָעִ֙ירָה֙ אֲלֵיהֶ֔ם וְנָתְנוּ־ ל֥וֹ מָק֖וֹם וְיָשַׁ֥ב עִמָּֽם׃
NIV1984"When he flees to one of these cities, he is to stand in the entrance of the city gate and state his case before the elders of that city. Then they are to admit him into their city and give him a place to live with them.
TNIVWhen they flee to one of these cities, they are to stand in the entrance of the city gate and state their case before the elders of that city. Then the elders are to admit them into their city and give them a place to live with them.
NIV2011When they flee to one of these cities, they are to stand in the entrance of the city gate and state their case before the elders of that city. Then the elders are to admit the fugitive into their city and provide a place to live among them.
Compared to NIV1984"When hethey fleesflee to one of these cities, hethey isare to stand in the entrance of the city gate and state histheir case before the elders of that city. Then theythe elders are to admit himthe fugitive into their city and giveprovide him a place to live withamong them.
Compared to TNIVWhen they flee to one of these cities, they are to stand in the entrance of the city gate and state their case before the elders of that city. Then the elders are to admit themthe fugitive into their city and giveprovide them a place to live withamong them.

Proverbs 28:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנָ֣סוּ וְאֵין־ רֹדֵ֣ף רָשָׁ֑ע וְ֝צַדִּיקִ֗ים כִּכְפִ֥יר יִבְטָֽח׃
NIV1984The wicked man flees though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.
TNIVThe wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.
NIV2011The wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.
Compared to NIV1984The wicked man fleesflee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.
Compared to TNIVThe wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.

Ezekiel 7:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּפָֽלְטוּ֙ פְּלִ֣יטֵיהֶ֔ם וְהָי֣וּ אֶל־ הֶהָרִ֗ים כְּיוֹנֵ֧י הַגֵּאָי֛וֹת כֻּלָּ֖ם הֹמ֑וֹת אִ֖ישׁ בַּעֲוֺנֽוֹ׃
NIV1984All who survive and escape will be in the mountains, moaning like doves of the valleys, each because of his sins.
TNIVThe fugitives who escape will flee to the mountains. Like doves of the valleys, they will all moan, each for their own sins.
NIV2011The fugitives who escape will flee to the mountains. Like doves of the valleys, they will all moan, each for their own sins.
Compared to NIV1984AllThe fugitives who survive and escape will beflee into the mountains, moaning. Like like doves of the valleys, they will all moan, each becausefor oftheir hisown sins.
Compared to TNIVThe fugitives who escape will flee to the mountains. Like doves of the valleys, they will all moan, each for their own sins.

Micah 1:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֹ֗ד הַיֹּרֵשׁ֙ אָ֣בִי לָ֔ךְ יוֹשֶׁ֖בֶת מָֽרֵשָׁ֑ה עַד־ עֲדֻלָּ֥ם יָב֖וֹא כְּב֥וֹד יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984I will bring a conqueror against you who live in Mareshah. He who is the glory of Israel will come to Adullam.
TNIVI will bring a conqueror against you who live in Mareshah. The nobles of Israel will flee to Adullam.
NIV2011I will bring a conqueror against you who live in Mareshah. The nobles of Israel will flee to Adullam.
Compared to NIV1984I will bring a conqueror against you who live in Mareshah. HeThe whonobles is the glory of Israel will comeflee to Adullam.
Compared to TNIVI will bring a conqueror against you who live in Mareshah. The nobles of Israel will flee to Adullam.


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