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

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The word 'Left' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (553 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (558 times). The word 'Left' was removed in 11 verses, and added in 6 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Left' 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 text1588.2%
New text in NIV2011211.8%

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

Verses where Left was removed

Genesis 12:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֵּ֣לֶךְ אַבְרָ֗ם כַּאֲשֶׁ֨ר דִּבֶּ֤ר אֵלָיו֙ יְהוָ֔ה וַיֵּ֥לֶךְ אִתּ֖וֹ ל֑וֹט וְאַבְרָ֗ם בֶּן־ חָמֵ֤שׁ שָׁנִים֙ וְשִׁבְעִ֣ים שָׁנָ֔ה בְּצֵאת֖וֹ מֵחָרָֽן׃
NIV1984So Abram left, as the LORD had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Haran.
TNIVSo Abram went, as the LORD had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran.
NIV2011So Abram went, as the LORD had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran.
Compared to NIV1984So Abram leftwent, as the LORD had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from HaranHarran.
Compared to TNIVSo Abram went, as the LORD had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran.

Genesis 26:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיַּשְׁכִּ֣ימוּ בַבֹּ֔קֶר וַיִּשָּׁבְע֖וּ אִ֣ישׁ לְאָחִ֑יו וַיְשַׁלְּחֵ֣ם יִצְחָ֔ק וַיֵּלְכ֥וּ מֵאִתּ֖וֹ בְּשָׁלֽוֹם׃
NIV1984Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they left him in peace.
TNIVEarly the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they went away peacefully.
NIV2011Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they went away peacefully.
Compared to NIV1984Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they leftwent himaway in peacepeacefully.
Compared to TNIVEarly the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they went away peacefully.

Deuteronomy 3:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֣י רַק־ ע֞וֹג מֶ֣לֶךְ הַבָּשָׁ֗ן נִשְׁאַר֮ מִיֶּ֣תֶר הָרְפָאִים֒ הִנֵּ֤ה עַרְשׂוֹ֙ עֶ֣רֶשׂ בַּרְזֶ֔ל הֲלֹ֣ה הִ֔וא בְּרַבַּ֖ת בְּנֵ֣י עַמּ֑וֹן תֵּ֧שַׁע אַמּ֣וֹת אָרְכָּ֗הּ וְאַרְבַּ֥ע אַמּ֛וֹת רָחְבָּ֖הּ בְּאַמַּת־ אִֽישׁ׃
NIV1984(Only Og king of Bashan was left of the remnant of the Rephaites. His bed was made of iron and was more than thirteen feet long and six feet wide. It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.)
TNIV(Og king of Bashan was the last of the Rephaites. His bed was decorated with iron and was more than nine cubits long and four cubits wide. It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.)
NIV2011(Og king of Bashan was the last of the Rephaites. His bed was decorated with iron and was more than nine cubits long and four cubits wide. It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.)
Compared to NIV1984(Only Og king of Bashan was left of the remnantlast of the Rephaites. His bed was madedecorated ofwith iron and was more than thirteennine feetcubits long and sixfour feetcubits wide. It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.)
Compared to TNIV(Og king of Bashan was the last of the Rephaites. His bed was decorated with iron and was more than nine cubits long and four cubits wide. It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.)

Joshua 10:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִי֩ כְּכַלּ֨וֹת יְהוֹשֻׁ֜עַ וּבְנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל לְהַכּוֹתָ֛ם מַכָּ֥ה גְדוֹלָֽה־ מְאֹ֖ד עַד־ תֻּמָּ֑ם וְהַשְּׂרִידִים֙ שָׂרְד֣וּ מֵהֶ֔ם וַיָּבֹ֖אוּ אֶל־ עָרֵ֥י הַמִּבְצָֽר׃
NIV1984So Joshua and the Israelites destroyed them completely--almost to a man--but the few who were left reached their fortified cities.
TNIVSo Joshua and the Israelites defeated them completely, but a few survivors managed to reach their fortified cities.
NIV2011So Joshua and the Israelites defeated them completely, but a few survivors managed to reach their fortified cities.
Compared to NIV1984So Joshua and the Israelites destroyeddefeated them completely--almost, but to a man--but the few whosurvivors weremanaged leftto reachedreach their fortified cities.
Compared to TNIVSo Joshua and the Israelites defeated them completely, but a few survivors managed to reach their fortified cities.

Judges 5:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָ֚ז יְרַ֣ד שָׂרִ֔יד לְאַדִּירִ֖ים עָ֑ם יְהוָ֕ה יְרַד־ לִ֖י בַּגִּבּוֹרִֽים׃
NIV1984"Then the men who were left came down to the nobles; the people of the LORD came to me with the mighty.
TNIV"The remnant of the nobles came down; the people of the LORD came down to me against the mighty.
NIV2011"The remnant of the nobles came down; the people of the LORD came down to me against the mighty.
Compared to NIV1984"ThenThe theremnant menof whothe werenobles left came down to the nobles; the people of the LORD came down to me withagainst the mighty.
Compared to TNIV"The remnant of the nobles came down; the people of the LORD came down to me against the mighty.

1 Samuel 18:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּרָ֥א שָׁא֖וּל מִלִּפְנֵ֣י דָוִ֑ד כִּֽי־ הָיָ֤ה יְהוָה֙ עִמּ֔וֹ וּמֵעִ֥ם שָׁא֖וּל סָֽר׃
NIV1984Saul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with David but had left Saul.
TNIVSaul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with David but had departed from Saul.
NIV2011Saul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with David but had departed from Saul.
Compared to NIV1984Saul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with David but had leftdeparted from Saul.
Compared to TNIVSaul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with David but had departed from Saul.

2 Samuel 9:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר הַמֶּ֗לֶךְ הַאֶ֨פֶס ע֥וֹד אִישׁ֙ לְבֵ֣ית שָׁא֔וּל וְאֶעֱשֶׂ֥ה עִמּ֖וֹ חֶ֣סֶד אֱלֹהִ֑ים וַיֹּ֤אמֶר צִיבָא֙ אֶל־ הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ ע֛וֹד בֵּ֥ן לִיהוֹנָתָ֖ן נְכֵ֥ה רַגְלָֽיִם׃
NIV1984The king asked, "Is there no one still left of the house of Saul to whom I can show God's kindness?" Ziba answered the king, "There is still a son of Jonathan; he is crippled in both feet."
TNIVThe king asked, "Is there no one still left of the house of Saul to whom I can show God's kindness?" Ziba answered the king, "There is still a son of Jonathan; he is lame in both feet."
NIV2011The king asked, "Is there no one still alive from the house of Saul to whom I can show God's kindness?" Ziba answered the king, "There is still a son of Jonathan; he is lame in both feet."
Compared to NIV1984The king asked, "Is there no one still leftalive offrom the house of Saul to whom I can show God's kindness?" Ziba answered the king, "There is still a son of Jonathan; he is crippledlame in both feet."
Compared to TNIVThe king asked, "Is there no one still leftalive offrom the house of Saul to whom I can show God's kindness?" Ziba answered the king, "There is still a son of Jonathan; he is lame in both feet."

Isaiah 11:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָיָ֣ה ׀ בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֗וּא יוֹסִ֨יף אֲדֹנָ֤י ׀ שֵׁנִית֙ יָד֔וֹ לִקְנ֖וֹת אֶת־ שְׁאָ֣ר עַמּ֑וֹ אֲשֶׁ֣ר יִשָּׁאֵר֩ מֵאַשּׁ֨וּר וּמִמִּצְרַ֜יִם וּמִפַּתְר֣וֹס וּמִכּ֗וּשׁ וּמֵעֵילָ֤ם וּמִשִּׁנְעָר֙ וּמֵ֣חֲמָ֔ת וּמֵאִיֵּ֖י הַיָּֽם׃
NIV1984In that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time to reclaim the remnant that is left of his people from Assyria, from Lower Egypt, from Upper Egypt, from Cush, from Elam, from Babylonia, from Hamath and from the islands of the sea.
TNIVIn that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time to reclaim the surviving remnant of his people from Assyria, from Lower Egypt, from Upper Egypt, from Cush, from Elam, from Babylonia, from Hamath and from the islands of the Mediterranean.
NIV2011In that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time to reclaim the surviving remnant of his people from Assyria, from Lower Egypt, from Upper Egypt, from Cush, from Elam, from Babylonia, from Hamath and from the islands of the Mediterranean.
Compared to NIV1984In that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time to reclaim the surviving remnant that is left of his people from Assyria, from Lower Egypt, from Upper Egypt, from Cush, from Elam, from Babylonia, from Hamath and from the islands of the seaMediterranean.
Compared to TNIVIn that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time to reclaim the surviving remnant of his people from Assyria, from Lower Egypt, from Upper Egypt, from Cush, from Elam, from Babylonia, from Hamath and from the islands of the Mediterranean.

Zephaniah 3:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהִכְרַ֣תִּי גוֹיִ֗ם נָשַׁ֙מּוּ֙ פִּנּוֹתָ֔ם הֶחֱרַ֥בְתִּי חֽוּצוֹתָ֖ם מִבְּלִ֣י עוֹבֵ֑ר נִצְדּ֧וּ עָרֵיהֶ֛ם מִבְּלִי־ אִ֖ישׁ מֵאֵ֥ין יוֹשֵֽׁב׃
NIV1984"I have cut off nations; their strongholds are demolished. I have left their streets deserted, with no one passing through. Their cities are destroyed; no one will be left--no one at all.
TNIV"I have destroyed nations; their strongholds are demolished. I have left their streets deserted, with no one passing through. Their cities are laid waste; they are deserted and empty.
NIV2011"I have destroyed nations; their strongholds are demolished. I have left their streets deserted, with no one passing through. Their cities are laid waste; they are deserted and empty.
Compared to NIV1984"I have cutdestroyed off nations; their strongholds are demolished. I have left their streets deserted, with no one passing through. Their cities are destroyedlaid waste; nothey oneare willdeserted beand left--no one at allempty.
Compared to TNIV"I have destroyed nations; their strongholds are demolished. I have left their streets deserted, with no one passing through. Their cities are laid waste; they are deserted and empty.

Zechariah 2:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיַּרְאֵ֣נִי יְהוָ֔ה אַרְבָּעָ֖ה חָרָשִֽׁים׃
NIV1984Then the angel who was speaking to me left, and another angel came to meet him
TNIVWhile the angel who was speaking to me was leaving, another angel came to meet him
NIV2011While the angel who was speaking to me was leaving, another angel came to meet him
Compared to NIV1984ThenWhile the angel who was speaking to me left, andwas leaving, another angel came to meet him
Compared to TNIVWhile the angel who was speaking to me was leaving, another angel came to meet him

Luke 11:53

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂Κἀκεῖθεν ἐξελθόντος αὐτοῦ⸃ ἤρξαντο οἱ γραμματεῖς καὶ οἱ Φαρισαῖοι δεινῶς ἐνέχειν καὶ ἀποστοματίζειν αὐτὸν περὶ πλειόνων,
SBLGNT apparatusΚἀκεῖθεν ἐξελθόντος αὐτοῦ WH Treg NIV ] Λέγοντος δὲ αὐτοῦ ταῦτα πρὸς αὐτούς RP
NIV1984When Jesus left there, the Pharisees and the teachers of the law began to oppose him fiercely and to besiege him with questions,
TNIVWhen Jesus went outside, the Pharisees and the teachers of the law began to oppose him fiercely and to besiege him with questions,
NIV2011When Jesus went outside, the Pharisees and the teachers of the law began to oppose him fiercely and to besiege him with questions,
Compared to NIV1984When Jesus leftwent thereoutside, the Pharisees and the teachers of the law began to oppose him fiercely and to besiege him with questions,
Compared to TNIVWhen Jesus went outside, the Pharisees and the teachers of the law began to oppose him fiercely and to besiege him with questions,

Verses where Left was added

Exodus 23:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהַשְּׁבִיעִ֞ת תִּשְׁמְטֶ֣נָּה וּנְטַשְׁתָּ֗הּ וְאָֽכְלוּ֙ אֶבְיֹנֵ֣י עַמֶּ֔ךָ וְיִתְרָ֕ם תֹּאכַ֖ל חַיַּ֣ת הַשָּׂדֶ֑ה כֵּֽן־ תַּעֲשֶׂ֥ה לְכַרְמְךָ֖ לְזֵיתֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984but during the seventh year let the land lie unplowed and unused. Then the poor among your people may get food from it, and the wild animals may eat what they leave. Do the same with your vineyard and your olive grove.
TNIVbut during the seventh year let the land lie unplowed and unused. Then the poor among your people may get food from it, and the wild animals may eat what they leave. Do the same with your vineyard and your olive grove.
NIV2011but during the seventh year let the land lie unplowed and unused. Then the poor among your people may get food from it, and the wild animals may eat what is left. Do the same with your vineyard and your olive grove.
Compared to NIV1984but during the seventh year let the land lie unplowed and unused. Then the poor among your people may get food from it, and the wild animals may eat what theyis leaveleft. Do the same with your vineyard and your olive grove.
Compared to TNIVbut during the seventh year let the land lie unplowed and unused. Then the poor among your people may get food from it, and the wild animals may eat what theyis leaveleft. Do the same with your vineyard and your olive grove.

2 Samuel 17:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִם־ אֶל־ עִיר֙ יֵֽאָסֵ֔ף וְהִשִּׂ֧יאוּ כָֽל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֛ל אֶל־ הָעִ֥יר הַהִ֖יא חֲבָלִ֑ים וְסָחַ֤בְנוּ אֹתוֹ֙ עַד־ הַנַּ֔חַל עַ֛ד אֲשֶֽׁר־ לֹא־ נִמְצָ֥א שָׁ֖ם גַּם־ צְרֽוֹר׃
NIV1984If he withdraws into a city, then all Israel will bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it down to the valley until not even a piece of it can be found."
TNIVIf he withdraws into a city, then all Israel will bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it down to the valley until not so much as a pebble is left."
NIV2011If he withdraws into a city, then all Israel will bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it down to the valley until not so much as a pebble is left."
Compared to NIV1984If he withdraws into a city, then all Israel will bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it down to the valley until not evenso amuch pieceas ofa itpebble canis be foundleft."
Compared to TNIVIf he withdraws into a city, then all Israel will bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it down to the valley until not so much as a pebble is left."

1 Kings 13:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֵּ֕לֶךְ וַיִּמְצָאֵ֧הוּ אַרְיֵ֛ה בַּדֶּ֖רֶךְ וַיְמִיתֵ֑הוּ וַתְּהִ֤י נִבְלָתוֹ֙ מֻשְׁלֶ֣כֶת בַּדֶּ֔רֶךְ וְהַחֲמוֹר֙ עֹמֵ֣ד אֶצְלָ֔הּ וְהָ֣אַרְיֵ֔ה עֹמֵ֖ד אֵ֥צֶל הַנְּבֵלָֽה׃
NIV1984As he went on his way, a lion met him on the road and killed him, and his body was thrown down on the road, with both the donkey and the lion standing beside it.
TNIVAs he went on his way, a lion met him on the road and killed him, and his body was left lying on the road, with both the donkey and the lion standing beside it.
NIV2011As he went on his way, a lion met him on the road and killed him, and his body was left lying on the road, with both the donkey and the lion standing beside it.
Compared to NIV1984As he went on his way, a lion met him on the road and killed him, and his body was thrownleft downlying on the road, with both the donkey and the lion standing beside it.
Compared to TNIVAs he went on his way, a lion met him on the road and killed him, and his body was left lying on the road, with both the donkey and the lion standing beside it.

Psalms 79:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנָֽתְנ֡וּ אֶת־ נִבְלַ֬ת עֲבָדֶ֗יךָ מַ֭אֲכָל לְע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמָ֑יִם בְּשַׂ֥ר חֲ֝סִידֶ֗יךָ לְחַיְתוֹ־ אָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984They have given the dead bodies of your servants as food to the birds of the air, the flesh of your saints to the beasts of the earth.
TNIVThey have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.
NIV2011They have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.
Compared to NIV1984They have givenleft the dead bodies of your servants as food tofor the birds of the airsky, the flesh of your saintsown topeople for the beastsanimals of the earthwild.
Compared to TNIVThey have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.

Proverbs 2:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַ֭עֹ֣זְבִים אָרְח֣וֹת יֹ֑שֶׁר לָ֝לֶ֗כֶת בְּדַרְכֵי־ חֹֽשֶׁךְ׃
NIV1984who leave the straight paths to walk in dark ways,
TNIVwho have left the straight paths to walk in dark ways,
NIV2011who have left the straight paths to walk in dark ways,
Compared to NIV1984who leavehave left the straight paths to walk in dark ways,
Compared to TNIVwho have left the straight paths to walk in dark ways,

Luke 4:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἸησοῦς δὲ ⸂πλήρης πνεύματος ἁγίου⸃ ὑπέστρεψεν ἀπὸ τοῦ Ἰορδάνου, καὶ ἤγετο ἐν τῷ πνεύματι ⸂ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ⸃
SBLGNT apparatusπλήρης πνεύματος ἁγίου WH Treg NIV ] πνεύματος ἁγίου πλήρης RP • ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ WH Treg NIV ] εἰς τήν ἐρήμον RP
NIV1984Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the desert,
TNIVJesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,
NIV2011Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,
Compared to NIV1984Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returnedleft from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit ininto the desertwilderness,
Compared to TNIVJesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,


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