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

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The word 'Most' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (188 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (187 times). The word 'Most' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Most' 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 text685.7%
New text in NIV2011114.3%

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

Verses where Most was removed

Proverbs 30:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י בַ֣עַר אָנֹכִ֣י מֵאִ֑ישׁ וְלֹֽא־ בִינַ֖ת אָדָ֣ם לִֽי׃
NIV1984"I am the most ignorant of men; I do not have a man's understanding.
TNIVSurely I am only a brute, not a man; I do not have human understanding.
NIV2011Surely I am only a brute, not a man; I do not have human understanding.
Compared to NIV1984"Surely I am theonly mosta ignorantbrute, not ofa menman; I do not have a man'shuman understanding.
Compared to TNIVSurely I am only a brute, not a man; I do not have human understanding.

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.

2 Corinthians 8:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅτι ἐν πολλῇ δοκιμῇ θλίψεως ἡ περισσεία τῆς χαρᾶς αὐτῶν καὶ ἡ κατὰ βάθους πτωχεία αὐτῶν ἐπερίσσευσεν εἰς ⸂τὸ πλοῦτος⸃ τῆς ἁπλότητος αὐτῶν·
SBLGNT apparatusτὸ πλοῦτος WH Treg NIV ] τὸν πλοῦτον RP
NIV1984Out of the most severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity.
TNIVIn the midst of a very severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity.
NIV2011In the midst of a very severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity.
Compared to NIV1984OutIn the midst of thea mostvery severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity.
Compared to TNIVIn the midst of a very severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity.

Verses where Most was added

Leviticus 16:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּזֹ֛את יָבֹ֥א אַהֲרֹ֖ן אֶל־ הַקֹּ֑דֶשׁ בְּפַ֧ר בֶּן־ בָּקָ֛ר לְחַטָּ֖את וְאַ֥יִל לְעֹלָֽה׃
NIV1984"This is how Aaron is to enter the sanctuary area: with a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering.
TNIV"This is how Aaron is to enter the Most Holy Place: He must first bring a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering.
NIV2011"This is how Aaron is to enter the Most Holy Place: He must first bring a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering.
Compared to NIV1984"This is how Aaron is to enter the sanctuaryMost areaHoly Place: withHe must first bring a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering.
Compared to TNIV"This is how Aaron is to enter the Most Holy Place: He must first bring a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering.

1 Samuel 2:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיְהוָ֞ה יֵחַ֣תּוּ בַּשָּׁמַ֣יִם יַרְעֵ֔ם יְהוָ֖ה יָדִ֣ין אַפְסֵי־ אָ֑רֶץ וְיִתֶּן־ עֹ֣ז לְמַלְכּ֔וֹ וְיָרֵ֖ם קֶ֥רֶן מְשִׁיחֽוֹ׃
NIV1984those who oppose the LORD will be shattered. He will thunder against them from heaven; the LORD will judge the ends of the earth. "He will give strength to his king and exalt the horn of his anointed."
TNIVthose who oppose the LORD will be broken. The Most High will thunder from heaven; the LORD will judge the ends of the earth. "He will give strength to his king and exalt the horn of his anointed."
NIV2011those who oppose the LORD will be broken. The Most High will thunder from heaven; the LORD will judge the ends of the earth. "He will give strength to his king and exalt the horn of his anointed."
Compared to NIV1984those who oppose the LORD will be shatteredbroken. HeThe willMost thunderHigh againstwill themthunder from heaven; the LORD will judge the ends of the earth. "He will give strength to his king and exalt the horn of his anointed."
Compared to TNIVthose who oppose the LORD will be broken. The Most High will thunder from heaven; the LORD will judge the ends of the earth. "He will give strength to his king and exalt the horn of his anointed."

1 Corinthians 15:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰ ἐν τῇ ζωῇ ταύτῃ ⸂ἐν Χριστῷ ἠλπικότες ἐσμὲν⸃ μόνον, ἐλεεινότεροι πάντων ἀνθρώπων ἐσμέν.
SBLGNT apparatusἐν Χριστῷ ἠλπικότες ἐσμὲν WH Treg NIV ] ἠλπικότες ἐσμὲν ἐν Χριστῷ RP
NIV1984If only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are to be pitied more than all men.
TNIVIf only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are to be pitied more than all others.
NIV2011If only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are of all people most to be pitied.
Compared to NIV1984If only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are toof beall pitiedpeople moremost thanto allbe menpitied.
Compared to TNIVIf only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are toof beall pitiedpeople moremost thanto allbe otherspitied.

Hebrews 2:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΔιὰ τοῦτο δεῖ περισσοτέρως ⸂προσέχειν ἡμᾶς⸃ τοῖς ἀκουσθεῖσιν, μήποτε παραρυῶμεν.
SBLGNT apparatusπροσέχειν ἡμᾶς WH Treg NIV ] ἡμᾶς προσέχειν RP
NIV1984We must pay more careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.
TNIVWe must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.
NIV2011We must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.
Compared to NIV1984We must pay morethe most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.
Compared to TNIVWe must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.


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