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

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The word 'Night' occurs 5 times more often in the NIV2011 (320 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (315 times). The word 'Night' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Night' 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 text555.6%
New text in NIV2011444.4%

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

Verses where Night was removed

Matthew 14:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTτετάρτῃ δὲ φυλακῇ τῆς νυκτὸς ⸀ἦλθεν πρὸς ⸀αὐτοὺς περιπατῶν ἐπὶ ⸂τὴν θάλασσαν⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusἦλθεν WH Treg NA ] ἀπῆλθεν NIV RP • αὐτοὺς WH Treg NIV ] + ὁ Ἰησοῦς RP • τὴν θάλασσαν WH Treg NIV ] τῆς θαλάσσης RP
NIV1984During the fourth watch of the night Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.
TNIVShortly before dawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.
NIV2011Shortly before dawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.
Compared to NIV1984DuringShortly thebefore fourth watch of the nightdawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.
Compared to TNIVShortly before dawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.

Mark 6:48

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ⸀ἰδὼν αὐτοὺς βασανιζομένους ἐν τῷ ἐλαύνειν, ἦν γὰρ ὁ ἄνεμος ἐναντίος ⸀αὐτοῖς, περὶ τετάρτην φυλακὴν τῆς νυκτὸς ἔρχεται πρὸς αὐτοὺς περιπατῶν ἐπὶ τῆς θαλάσσης· καὶ ἤθελεν παρελθεῖν αὐτούς.
SBLGNT apparatusἰδὼν WH Treg NIV ] εἶδεν RP • αὐτοῖς WH Treg NIV ] + καὶ RP
NIV1984He saw the disciples straining at the oars, because the wind was against them. About the fourth watch of the night he went out to them, walking on the lake. He was about to pass by them,
TNIVHe saw the disciples straining at the oars, because the wind was against them. Shortly before dawn he went out to them, walking on the lake. He was about to pass by them,
NIV2011He saw the disciples straining at the oars, because the wind was against them. Shortly before dawn he went out to them, walking on the lake. He was about to pass by them,
Compared to NIV1984He saw the disciples straining at the oars, because the wind was against them. AboutShortly thebefore fourth watch of the nightdawn he went out to them, walking on the lake. He was about to pass by them,
Compared to TNIVHe saw the disciples straining at the oars, because the wind was against them. Shortly before dawn he went out to them, walking on the lake. He was about to pass by them,

Verses where Night was added

Exodus 22:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאִם־ זָרְחָ֥ה הַשֶּׁ֛מֶשׁ עָלָ֖יו דָּמִ֣ים ל֑וֹ שַׁלֵּ֣ם יְשַׁלֵּ֔ם אִם־ אֵ֣ין ל֔וֹ וְנִמְכַּ֖ר בִּגְנֵבָתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"If a thief is caught breaking in and is struck so that he dies, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;
TNIV"If a thief is caught breaking in and is struck a fatal blow, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;
NIV2011"If a thief is caught breaking in at night and is struck a fatal blow, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;
Compared to NIV1984"If a thief is caught breaking in at night and is struck soa thatfatal he diesblow, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;
Compared to TNIV"If a thief is caught breaking in at night and is struck a fatal blow, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;

Numbers 22:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְעַתָּ֗ה שְׁב֨וּ נָ֥א בָזֶ֛ה גַּם־ אַתֶּ֖ם הַלָּ֑יְלָה וְאֵ֣דְעָ֔ה מַה־ יֹּסֵ֥ף יְהוָ֖ה דַּבֵּ֥ר עִמִּֽי׃
NIV1984Now stay here tonight as the others did, and I will find out what else the LORD will tell me."
TNIVNow spend the night here so that I can find out what else the LORD will tell me."
NIV2011Now spend the night here so that I can find out what else the LORD will tell me."
Compared to NIV1984Now stayspend herethe tonightnight ashere theso othersthat did, and I willcan find out what else the LORD will tell me."
Compared to TNIVNow spend the night here so that I can find out what else the LORD will tell me."

Judges 19:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֵלָ֗יו עֹבְרִ֨ים אֲנַ֜חְנוּ מִבֵּֽית־ לֶ֣חֶם יְהוּדָה֮ עַד־ יַרְכְּתֵ֣י הַר־ אֶפְרַיִם֒ מִשָּׁ֣ם אָנֹ֔כִי וָאֵלֵ֕ךְ עַד־ בֵּ֥ית לֶ֖חֶם יְהוּדָ֑ה וְאֶת־ בֵּ֤ית יְהוָה֙ אֲנִ֣י הֹלֵ֔ךְ וְאֵ֣ין אִ֔ישׁ מְאַסֵּ֥ף אוֹתִ֖י הַבָּֽיְתָה׃
NIV1984He answered, "We are on our way from Bethlehem in Judah to a remote area in the hill country of Ephraim where I live. I have been to Bethlehem in Judah and now I am going to the house of the LORD. No one has taken me into his house.
TNIVHe answered, "We are on our way from Bethlehem in Judah to a remote area in the hill country of Ephraim where I live. I have been to Bethlehem in Judah and now I am going to the house of the LORD. No one has taken me in for the night.
NIV2011He answered, "We are on our way from Bethlehem in Judah to a remote area in the hill country of Ephraim where I live. I have been to Bethlehem in Judah and now I am going to the house of the LORD. No one has taken me in for the night.
Compared to NIV1984He answered, "We are on our way from Bethlehem in Judah to a remote area in the hill country of Ephraim where I live. I have been to Bethlehem in Judah and now I am going to the house of the LORD. No one has taken me intoin hisfor housethe night.
Compared to TNIVHe answered, "We are on our way from Bethlehem in Judah to a remote area in the hill country of Ephraim where I live. I have been to Bethlehem in Judah and now I am going to the house of the LORD. No one has taken me in for the night.

Proverbs 31:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַתָּ֤קָם ׀ בְּע֬וֹד לַ֗יְלָה וַתִּתֵּ֣ן טֶ֣רֶף לְבֵיתָ֑הּ וְ֝חֹ֗ק לְנַעֲרֹתֶֽיהָ׃
NIV1984She gets up while it is still dark; she provides food for her family and portions for her servant girls.
TNIVShe gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her women servants.
NIV2011She gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her female servants.
Compared to NIV1984She gets up while it is still darknight; she provides food for her family and portions for her servantfemale girlsservants.
Compared to TNIVShe gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her womenfemale servants.

Zechariah 14:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָיָ֣ה יוֹם־ אֶחָ֗ד ה֛וּא יִוָּדַ֥ע לַֽיהוָ֖ה לֹא־ י֣וֹם וְלֹא־ לָ֑יְלָה וְהָיָ֥ה לְעֵֽת־ עֶ֖רֶב יִֽהְיֶה־ אֽוֹר׃
NIV1984It will be a unique day, without daytime or nighttime--a day known to the LORD. When evening comes, there will be light.
TNIVIt will be a unique day--a day known only to the LORD--with no distinction between day and night. When evening comes, there will be light.
NIV2011It will be a unique day--a day known only to the LORD--with no distinction between day and night. When evening comes, there will be light.
Compared to NIV1984It will be a unique day, without daytime or nighttime--a day known only to the LORD--with no distinction between day and night. When evening comes, there will be light.
Compared to TNIVIt will be a unique day--a day known only to the LORD--with no distinction between day and night. When evening comes, there will be light.

Matthew 14:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἀπολύσας τοὺς ὄχλους ἀνέβη εἰς τὸ ὄρος κατ’ ἰδίαν προσεύξασθαι. ὀψίας δὲ γενομένης μόνος ἦν ἐκεῖ.
NIV1984After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone,
TNIVAfter he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone,
NIV2011After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone,
Compared to NIV1984After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. WhenLater eveningthat camenight, he was there alone,
Compared to TNIVAfter he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. WhenLater eveningthat camenight, he was there alone,

Mark 6:47

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΚαὶ ὀψίας γενομένης ἦν τὸ πλοῖον ἐν μέσῳ τῆς θαλάσσης, καὶ αὐτὸς μόνος ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς.
NIV1984When evening came, the boat was in the middle of the lake, and he was alone on land.
TNIVWhen evening came, the boat was in the middle of the lake, and he was alone on land.
NIV2011Later that night, the boat was in the middle of the lake, and he was alone on land.
Compared to NIV1984WhenLater eveningthat camenight, the boat was in the middle of the lake, and he was alone on land.
Compared to TNIVWhenLater eveningthat camenight, the boat was in the middle of the lake, and he was alone on land.


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