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

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The word 'Numerous' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (48 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (45 times). The word 'Numerous' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Numerous' 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 text133.3%
New text in NIV2011266.7%

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

Verses where Numerous was added

Deuteronomy 1:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיְהוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶ֖ם הִרְבָּ֣ה אֶתְכֶ֑ם וְהִנְּכֶ֣ם הַיּ֔וֹם כְּכוֹכְבֵ֥י הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם לָרֹֽב׃
NIV1984The LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as many as the stars in the sky.
TNIVThe LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as many as the stars in the sky.
NIV2011The LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as numerous as the stars in the sky.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as manynumerous as the stars in the sky.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as manynumerous as the stars in the sky.

Psalms 25:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSרְאֵֽה־ אוֹיְבַ֥י כִּי־ רָ֑בּוּ וְשִׂנְאַ֖ת חָמָ֣ס שְׂנֵאֽוּנִי׃
NIV1984See how my enemies have increased and how fiercely they hate me!
TNIVSee how numerous are my enemies and how fiercely they hate me!
NIV2011See how numerous are my enemies and how fiercely they hate me!
Compared to NIV1984See how mynumerous enemiesare havemy increasedenemies and how fiercely they hate me!
Compared to TNIVSee how numerous are my enemies and how fiercely they hate me!

Nahum 3:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהִרְבֵּית֙ רֹֽכְלַ֔יִךְ מִכּוֹכְבֵ֖י הַשָּׁמָ֑יִם יֶ֥לֶק פָּשַׁ֖ט וַיָּעֹֽף׃
NIV1984You have increased the number of your merchants till they are more than the stars of the sky, but like locusts they strip the land and then fly away.
TNIVYou have increased the number of your merchants till they are more than the stars in the sky, but like locusts they strip the land and then fly away.
NIV2011You have increased the number of your merchants till they are more numerous than the stars in the sky, but like locusts they strip the land and then fly away.
Compared to NIV1984You have increased the number of your merchants till they are more numerous than the stars ofin the sky, but like locusts they strip the land and then fly away.
Compared to TNIVYou have increased the number of your merchants till they are more numerous than the stars in the sky, but like locusts they strip the land and then fly away.


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