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

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The word 'Multiply' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (11 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (12 times). The word 'Multiply' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Multiply' 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
New text in NIV20113100.0%

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

Verses where Multiply was removed

Jeremiah 46:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעֲלִ֤י גִלְעָד֙ וּקְחִ֣י צֳרִ֔י בְּתוּלַ֖ת בַּת־ מִצְרָ֑יִם לַשָּׁוְא֙ רְפֻא֔וֹת תְּעָלָ֖ה אֵ֥ין לָֽךְ׃
NIV1984"Go up to Gilead and get balm, O Virgin Daughter of Egypt. But you multiply remedies in vain; there is no healing for you.
TNIV"Go up to Gilead and get balm, Virgin Daughter Egypt. But you multiply remedies in vain; there is no healing for you.
NIV2011"Go up to Gilead and get balm, Virgin Daughter Egypt. But you try many medicines in vain; there is no healing for you.
Compared to NIV1984"Go up to Gilead and get balm, O Virgin Daughter of Egypt. But you multiplytry remediesmany medicines in vain; there is no healing for you.
Compared to TNIV"Go up to Gilead and get balm, Virgin Daughter Egypt. But you multiplytry remediesmany medicines in vain; there is no healing for you.

Ezekiel 36:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהִרְבֵּיתִ֤י עֲלֵיכֶם֙ אָדָ֔ם כָּל־ בֵּ֥ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל כֻּלֹּ֑ה וְנֹֽשְׁבוּ֙ הֶֽעָרִ֔ים וְהֶחֳרָב֖וֹת תִּבָּנֶֽינָה׃
NIV1984and I will multiply the number of people upon you, even the whole house of Israel. The towns will be inhabited and the ruins rebuilt.
TNIVand I will multiply the number of people living on you, even the whole house of Israel. The towns will be inhabited and the ruins rebuilt.
NIV2011and I will cause many people to live on you--yes, all of Israel. The towns will be inhabited and the ruins rebuilt.
Compared to NIV1984and I will multiplycause themany numberpeople ofto peoplelive uponon you--yes, even the whole houseall of Israel. The towns will be inhabited and the ruins rebuilt.
Compared to TNIVand I will multiplycause themany number of people livingto live on you--yes, even the whole houseall of Israel. The towns will be inhabited and the ruins rebuilt.

Verses where Multiply was added

Ecclesiastes 10:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהַסָּכָ֖ל יַרְבֶּ֣ה דְבָרִ֑ים לֹא־ יֵדַ֤ע הָאָדָם֙ מַה־ שֶׁיִּֽהְיֶ֔ה וַאֲשֶׁ֤ר יִֽהְיֶה֙ מֵֽאַחֲרָ֔יו מִ֖י יַגִּ֥יד לֽוֹ׃
NIV1984and the fool multiplies words. No one knows what is coming-- who can tell him what will happen after him?
TNIVand fools multiply words. No one knows what is coming-- who can tell them what will happen after them?
NIV2011and fools multiply words. No one knows what is coming-- who can tell someone else what will happen after them?
Compared to NIV1984and thefools foolmultiply multiplies words. No one knows what is coming-- who can tell himsomeone else what will happen after himthem?
Compared to TNIVand fools multiply words. No one knows what is coming-- who can tell themsomeone else what will happen after them?


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