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

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The word 'Likeness' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (10 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (14 times). The word 'Likeness' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Likeness' 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 text3100.0%

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

Verses where Likeness was removed

Romans 8:29

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅτι οὓς προέγνω, καὶ προώρισεν συμμόρφους τῆς εἰκόνος τοῦ υἱοῦ αὐτοῦ, εἰς τὸ εἶναι αὐτὸν πρωτότοκον ἐν πολλοῖς ἀδελφοῖς·
NIV1984For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the likeness of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers.
TNIVFor those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.
NIV2011For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.
Compared to NIV1984For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the likenessimage of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.
Compared to TNIVFor those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.

1 Corinthians 15:49

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ καθὼς ἐφορέσαμεν τὴν εἰκόνα τοῦ χοϊκοῦ, ⸀φορέσομεν καὶ τὴν εἰκόνα τοῦ ἐπουρανίου.
SBLGNT apparatusφορέσομεν NIV ] φορέσωμεν WH Treg RP
NIV1984And just as we have borne the likeness of the earthly man, so shall we bear the likeness of the man from heaven.
TNIVAnd just as we have borne the image of the earthly man, so shall we bear the image of the heavenly man.
NIV2011And just as we have borne the image of the earthly man, so shall we bear the image of the heavenly man.
Compared to NIV1984And just as we have borne the likenessimage of the earthly man, so shall we bear the likenessimage of the manheavenly from heavenman.
Compared to TNIVAnd just as we have borne the image of the earthly man, so shall we bear the image of the heavenly man.

2 Corinthians 3:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἡμεῖς δὲ πάντες ἀνακεκαλυμμένῳ προσώπῳ τὴν δόξαν κυρίου κατοπτριζόμενοι τὴν αὐτὴν εἰκόνα μεταμορφούμεθα ἀπὸ δόξης εἰς δόξαν, καθάπερ ἀπὸ κυρίου πνεύματος.
NIV1984And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.
TNIVAnd we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his image with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.
NIV2011And we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his image with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.
Compared to NIV1984And we all, who with unveiled faces allcontemplate reflect the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his likenessimage with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.
Compared to TNIVAnd we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his image with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.


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