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

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The word 'Gebal' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (0 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (3 times). The word 'Gebal' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Gebal' 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 text266.7%
New text in NIV2011133.3%

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

Verses where Gebal was removed

1 Kings 5:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעַתָּ֕ה הֵנִ֨יחַ יְהוָ֧ה אֱלֹהַ֛י לִ֖י מִסָּבִ֑יב אֵ֣ין שָׂטָ֔ן וְאֵ֖ין פֶּ֥גַע רָֽע׃
NIV1984The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram and the men of Gebal cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
TNIVThe skilled workers of Solomon and Hiram and those from Byblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
NIV2011The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram and workers from Byblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
Compared to NIV1984The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram and theworkers menfrom of GebalByblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
Compared to TNIVThe skilledcraftsmen workers of Solomon and Hiram and thoseworkers from Byblos cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.

Psalms 83:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָהֳלֵ֣י אֱ֭דוֹם וְיִשְׁמְעֵאלִ֗ים מוֹאָ֥ב וְהַגְרִֽים׃
NIV1984Gebal, Ammon and Amalek, Philistia, with the people of Tyre.
TNIVByblos, Ammon and Amalek, Philistia, with the people of Tyre.
NIV2011Byblos, Ammon and Amalek, Philistia, with the people of Tyre.
Compared to NIV1984GebalByblos, Ammon and Amalek, Philistia, with the people of Tyre.
Compared to TNIVByblos, Ammon and Amalek, Philistia, with the people of Tyre.

Ezekiel 27:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSזִקְנֵ֨י גְבַ֤ל וַחֲכָמֶ֙יהָ֙ הָ֣יוּ בָ֔ךְ מַחֲזִיקֵ֖י בִּדְקֵ֑ךְ כָּל־ אֳנִיּ֨וֹת הַיָּ֤ם וּמַלָּֽחֵיהֶם֙ הָ֣יוּ בָ֔ךְ לַעֲרֹ֖ב מַעֲרָבֵֽךְ׃
NIV1984Veteran craftsmen of Gebal were on board as shipwrights to caulk your seams. All the ships of the sea and their sailors came alongside to trade for your wares.
TNIVVeteran craftsmen of Byblos were on board as shipwrights to caulk your seams. All the ships of the sea and their sailors came alongside to trade for your wares.
NIV2011Veteran craftsmen of Byblos were on board as shipwrights to caulk your seams. All the ships of the sea and their sailors came alongside to trade for your wares.
Compared to NIV1984Veteran craftsmen of GebalByblos were on board as shipwrights to caulk your seams. All the ships of the sea and their sailors came alongside to trade for your wares.
Compared to TNIVVeteran craftsmen of Byblos were on board as shipwrights to caulk your seams. All the ships of the sea and their sailors came alongside to trade for your wares.


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