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

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The word 'Ground' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (309 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (308 times). The word 'Ground' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 6 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Ground' 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 text763.6%
New text in NIV2011436.4%

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

Verses where Ground was removed

Numbers 11:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְר֜וּחַ נָסַ֣ע ׀ מֵאֵ֣ת יְהוָ֗ה וַיָּ֣גָז שַׂלְוִים֮ מִן־ הַיָּם֒ וַיִּטֹּ֨שׁ עַל־ הַֽמַּחֲנֶ֜ה כְּדֶ֧רֶךְ י֣וֹם כֹּ֗ה וּכְדֶ֤רֶךְ יוֹם֙ כֹּ֔ה סְבִיב֖וֹת הַֽמַּחֲנֶ֑ה וּכְאַמָּתַ֖יִם עַל־ פְּנֵ֥י הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Now a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail in from the sea. It brought them down all around the camp to about three feet above the ground, as far as a day's walk in any direction.
TNIVNow a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail in from the sea. It scattered them up to two cubits deep all around the camp, as far as a day's walk in any direction.
NIV2011Now a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail in from the sea. It scattered them up to two cubits deep all around the camp, as far as a day's walk in any direction.
Compared to NIV1984Now a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail in from the sea. It broughtscattered them downup all around the camp to abouttwo threecubits feetdeep aboveall around the groundcamp, as far as a day's walk in any direction.
Compared to TNIVNow a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail in from the sea. It scattered them up to two cubits deep all around the camp, as far as a day's walk in any direction.

1 Samuel 28:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר לָ֥הּ הַמֶּ֛לֶךְ אַל־ תִּֽירְאִ֖י כִּ֣י מָ֣ה רָאִ֑ית וַתֹּ֤אמֶר הָֽאִשָּׁה֙ אֶל־ שָׁא֔וּל אֱלֹהִ֥ים רָאִ֖יתִי עֹלִ֥ים מִן־ הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984The king said to her, "Don't be afraid. What do you see?" The woman said, "I see a spirit coming up out of the ground."
TNIVThe king said to her, "Don't be afraid. What do you see?" The woman said, "I see a ghostly figure coming up out of the earth."
NIV2011The king said to her, "Don't be afraid. What do you see?" The woman said, "I see a ghostly figure coming up out of the earth."
Compared to NIV1984The king said to her, "Don't be afraid. What do you see?" The woman said, "I see a spiritghostly figure coming up out of the groundearth."
Compared to TNIVThe king said to her, "Don't be afraid. What do you see?" The woman said, "I see a ghostly figure coming up out of the earth."

Jeremiah 7:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס לָכֵ֞ן כֹּה־ אָמַ֣ר ׀ אֲדֹנָ֣י יְהֹוִ֗ה הִנֵּ֨ה אַפִּ֤י וַֽחֲמָתִי֙ נִתֶּ֙כֶת֙ אֶל־ הַמָּק֣וֹם הַזֶּ֔ה עַל־ הָֽאָדָם֙ וְעַל־ הַבְּהֵמָ֔ה וְעַל־ עֵ֥ץ הַשָּׂדֶ֖ה וְעַל־ פְּרִ֣י הָֽאֲדָמָ֑ה וּבָעֲרָ֖ה וְלֹ֥א תִכְבֶּֽה׃
NIV1984"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place, on man and beast, on the trees of the field and on the fruit of the ground, and it will burn and not be quenched.
TNIV"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place--on people and animals, on the trees of the field and on the crops of your land--and it will burn and not be quenched.
NIV2011"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place--on man and beast, on the trees of the field and on the crops of your land--and it will burn and not be quenched.
Compared to NIV1984"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place, --on man and beast, on the trees of the field and on the fruitcrops of theyour ground, land--and it will burn and not be quenched.
Compared to TNIV"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: My anger and my wrath will be poured out on this place--on peopleman and animalsbeast, on the trees of the field and on the crops of your land--and it will burn and not be quenched.

Mark 4:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὡς ⸀κόκκῳ σινάπεως, ὃς ὅταν σπαρῇ ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς, ⸂μικρότερον ὂν⸃ πάντων τῶν ⸀σπερμάτων τῶν ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς—
SBLGNT apparatusκόκκῳ WH NIV ] κόκκον Treg RP • μικρότερον ὂν WH Treg NIV ] μικρότερος RP •  σπερμάτων WH Treg NIV ] + ἐστὶν RP
NIV1984It is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest seed you plant in the ground.
TNIVIt is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest of all seeds on earth.
NIV2011It is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest of all seeds on earth.
Compared to NIV1984It is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest seedof youall plantseeds inon the groundearth.
Compared to TNIVIt is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest of all seeds on earth.

Hebrews 10:32

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἈναμιμνῄσκεσθε δὲ τὰς πρότερον ἡμέρας, ἐν αἷς φωτισθέντες πολλὴν ἄθλησιν ὑπεμείνατε παθημάτων,
NIV1984Remember those earlier days after you had received the light, when you stood your ground in a great contest in the face of suffering.
TNIVRemember those earlier days after you had received the light, when you endured in a great conflict full of suffering.
NIV2011Remember those earlier days after you had received the light, when you endured in a great conflict full of suffering.
Compared to NIV1984Remember those earlier days after you had received the light, when you stoodendured your ground in a great contestconflict in the facefull of suffering.
Compared to TNIVRemember those earlier days after you had received the light, when you endured in a great conflict full of suffering.

Verses where Ground was added

Leviticus 7:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְנֶ֜פֶשׁ כִּֽי־ תִגַּ֣ע בְּכָל־ טָמֵ֗א בְּטֻמְאַ֤ת אָדָם֙ א֣וֹ ׀ בִּבְהֵמָ֣ה טְמֵאָ֗ה א֚וֹ בְּכָל־ שֶׁ֣קֶץ טָמֵ֔א וְאָכַ֛ל מִבְּשַׂר־ זֶ֥בַח הַשְּׁלָמִ֖ים אֲשֶׁ֣ר לַיהוָ֑ה וְנִכְרְתָ֛ה הַנֶּ֥פֶשׁ הַהִ֖וא מֵעַמֶּֽיהָ׃
NIV1984If anyone touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean, detestable thing--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD, that person must be cut off from his people.'"
TNIVAnyone who touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD must be cut off from their people.'"
NIV2011Anyone who touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD must be cut off from their people.'"
Compared to NIV1984IfAnyone anyonewho touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean, detestable thingcreature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD, that person must be cut off from histheir people.'"
Compared to TNIVAnyone who touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD must be cut off from their people.'"

Psalms 104:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSתְּשַׁלַּ֣ח ר֭וּחֲךָ יִבָּרֵא֑וּן וּ֝תְחַדֵּ֗שׁ פְּנֵ֣י אֲדָמָֽה׃
NIV1984When you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the earth.
TNIVWhen you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the ground.
NIV2011When you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the ground.
Compared to NIV1984When you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the earthground.
Compared to TNIVWhen you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the ground.

Amos 3:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֲתִפֹּ֤ל צִפּוֹר֙ עַל־ פַּ֣ח הָאָ֔רֶץ וּמוֹקֵ֖שׁ אֵ֣ין לָ֑הּ הֲיַֽעֲלֶה־ פַּח֙ מִן־ הָ֣אֲדָמָ֔ה וְלָכ֖וֹד לֹ֥א יִלְכּֽוֹד׃
NIV1984Does a bird fall into a trap on the ground where no snare has been set? Does a trap spring up from the earth when there is nothing to catch?
TNIVDoes a bird swoop down to a trap on the ground when no bait is there? Does a trap spring up from the ground if it has not caught anything?
NIV2011Does a bird swoop down to a trap on the ground when no bait is there? Does a trap spring up from the ground if it has not caught anything?
Compared to NIV1984Does a bird fallswoop intodown to a trap on the ground wherewhen no snarebait hasis been setthere? Does a trap spring up from the earthground whenif thereit ishas nothingnot tocaught catchanything?
Compared to TNIVDoes a bird swoop down to a trap on the ground when no bait is there? Does a trap spring up from the ground if it has not caught anything?

Matthew 13:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ ἐπὶ τὰ πετρώδη σπαρείς, οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ τὸν λόγον ἀκούων καὶ εὐθὺς μετὰ χαρᾶς λαμβάνων αὐτόν,
NIV1984The one who received the seed that fell on rocky places is the man who hears the word and at once receives it with joy.
TNIVThe seed falling on rocky ground refers to people who hear the word and at once receive it with joy.
NIV2011The seed falling on rocky ground refers to someone who hears the word and at once receives it with joy.
Compared to NIV1984The one who received the seed thatfalling fell on rocky placesground isrefers theto mansomeone who hears the word and at once receives it with joy.
Compared to TNIVThe seed falling on rocky ground refers to peoplesomeone who hearhears the word and at once receivereceives it with joy.

Luke 8:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἕτερον ⸀κατέπεσεν ἐπὶ τὴν πέτραν, καὶ φυὲν ἐξηράνθη διὰ τὸ μὴ ἔχειν ἰκμάδα.
SBLGNT apparatusκατέπεσεν WH Treg NIV ] ἔπεσεν RP
NIV1984Some fell on rock, and when it came up, the plants withered because they had no moisture.
TNIVSome fell on rock, and when it came up, the plants withered because they had no moisture.
NIV2011Some fell on rocky ground, and when it came up, the plants withered because they had no moisture.
Compared to NIV1984Some fell on rockrocky ground, and when it came up, the plants withered because they had no moisture.
Compared to TNIVSome fell on rockrocky ground, and when it came up, the plants withered because they had no moisture.

Luke 8:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοἱ δὲ ἐπὶ τῆς πέτρας οἳ ὅταν ἀκούσωσιν μετὰ χαρᾶς δέχονται τὸν λόγον, καὶ οὗτοι ῥίζαν οὐκ ἔχουσιν, οἳ πρὸς καιρὸν πιστεύουσιν καὶ ἐν καιρῷ πειρασμοῦ ἀφίστανται.
NIV1984Those on the rock are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in the time of testing they fall away.
TNIVThose on the rock are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in the time of testing they fall away.
NIV2011Those on the rocky ground are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in the time of testing they fall away.
Compared to NIV1984Those on the rockrocky ground are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in the time of testing they fall away.
Compared to TNIVThose on the rockrocky ground are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in the time of testing they fall away.


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