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

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The word 'Grew' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (67 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (72 times). The word 'Grew' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Grew' 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 text5100.0%

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

Verses where Grew was removed

Genesis 10:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְכ֖וּשׁ יָלַ֣ד אֶת־ נִמְרֹ֑ד ה֣וּא הֵחֵ֔ל לִֽהְי֥וֹת גִּבֹּ֖ר בָּאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth.
TNIVCush was the father of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on the earth.
NIV2011Cush was the father of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on the earth.
Compared to NIV1984Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to bebecame a mighty warrior on the earth.
Compared to TNIVCush was the father of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on the earth.

Judges 4:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתֵּ֜לֶךְ יַ֤ד בְּנֵֽי־ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ הָל֣וֹךְ וְקָשָׁ֔ה עַ֖ל יָבִ֣ין מֶֽלֶךְ־ כְּנָ֑עַן עַ֚ד אֲשֶׁ֣ר הִכְרִ֔יתוּ אֵ֖ת יָבִ֥ין מֶֽלֶךְ־ כְּנָֽעַן׃
NIV1984And the hand of the Israelites grew stronger and stronger against Jabin, the Canaanite king, until they destroyed him.
TNIVAnd the hand of the Israelites pressed harder and harder against Jabin king of Canaan until they destroyed him.
NIV2011And the hand of the Israelites pressed harder and harder against Jabin king of Canaan until they destroyed him.
Compared to NIV1984And the hand of the Israelites grewpressed strongerharder and strongerharder against Jabin, the Canaanite king, of Canaan until they destroyed him.
Compared to TNIVAnd the hand of the Israelites pressed harder and harder against Jabin king of Canaan until they destroyed him.

1 Chronicles 1:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְכ֖וּשׁ יָלַ֣ד אֶת־ נִמְר֑וֹד ה֣וּא הֵחֵ֔ל לִהְי֥וֹת גִּבּ֖וֹר בָּאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to be a mighty warrior on earth.
TNIVCush was the father of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on earth.
NIV2011Cush was the father of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on earth.
Compared to NIV1984Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to bebecame a mighty warrior on earth.
Compared to TNIVCush was the father of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on earth.

Ezekiel 16:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSרְבָבָ֗ה כְּצֶ֤מַח הַשָּׂדֶה֙ נְתַתִּ֔יךְ וַתִּרְבִּי֙ וַֽתִּגְדְּלִ֔י וַתָּבֹ֖אִי בַּעֲדִ֣י עֲדָיִ֑ים שָׁדַ֤יִם נָכֹ֙נוּ֙ וּשְׂעָרֵ֣ךְ צִמֵּ֔חַ וְאַ֖תְּ עֵרֹ֥ם וְעֶרְיָֽה׃
NIV1984I made you grow like a plant of the field. You grew up and developed and became the most beautiful of jewels. Your breasts were formed and your hair grew, you who were naked and bare.
TNIVI made you grow like a plant of the field. You grew and developed and entered puberty. Your breasts had formed and your hair had grown, yet you were stark naked.
NIV2011I made you grow like a plant of the field. You grew and developed and entered puberty. Your breasts had formed and your hair had grown, yet you were stark naked.
Compared to NIV1984I made you grow like a plant of the field. You grew up and developed and becameentered the most beautiful of jewelspuberty. Your breasts werehad formed and your hair grewhad grown, yet you who were nakedstark and barenaked.
Compared to TNIVI made you grow like a plant of the field. You grew and developed and entered puberty. Your breasts had formed and your hair had grown, yet you were stark naked.

Acts 9:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂Ἡ μὲν οὖν ἐκκλησία καθ’ ὅλης τῆς Ἰουδαίας καὶ Γαλιλαίας καὶ Σαμαρείας εἶχεν εἰρήνην οἰκοδομουμένη, καὶ πορευομένη τῷ φόβῳ τοῦ κυρίου καὶ τῇ παρακλήσει τοῦ ἁγίου πνεύματος ἐπληθύνετο⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusἩ … ἐκκλησία … εἶχεν … οἰκοδομουμένη … πορευομένη … ἐπληθύνετο WH Treg NIV] Αἱ … ἐκκλησίαι … εἶχον … οἰκοδομούμεναι … πορευόμεναι … ἐπληθύνοντο RP
NIV1984Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace. It was strengthened; and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it grew in numbers, living in the fear of the Lord.
TNIVThen the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it increased in numbers.
NIV2011Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it increased in numbers.
Compared to NIV1984Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace. It and was strengthened; . Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it grewincreased in numbers, living in the fear of the Lord.
Compared to TNIVThen the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it increased in numbers.


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