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

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The word 'Pure' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (108 times). The word 'Pure' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Pure' 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 text125.0%
New text in NIV2011375.0%

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

Verses where Pure was removed

Psalms 119:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבַּמֶּ֣ה יְזַכֶּה־ נַּ֭עַר אֶת־ אָרְח֑וֹ לִ֝שְׁמֹ֗ר כִּדְבָרֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to your word.
TNIVHow can those who are young keep their way pure? By living according to your word.
NIV2011How can a young person stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word.
Compared to NIV1984How can a young manperson keepstay hison waythe purepath of purity? By living according to your word.
Compared to TNIVHow can thosea whoyoung areperson youngstay keepon theirthe waypath pureof purity? By living according to your word.

Revelation 14:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοὗτοί εἰσιν οἳ μετὰ γυναικῶν οὐκ ἐμολύνθησαν, παρθένοι γάρ εἰσιν· ⸀οὗτοι οἱ ἀκολουθοῦντες τῷ ἀρνίῳ ὅπου ἂν ⸀ὑπάγῃ· ⸁οὗτοι ἠγοράσθησαν ἀπὸ τῶν ἀνθρώπων ἀπαρχὴ τῷ θεῷ καὶ τῷ ἀρνίῳ,
SBLGNT apparatus⸀οὗτοι WH Treg NIV ] + εἰσιν RP • ὑπάγῃ NIV RP ] ὑπάγει WH Treg • ⸁οὗτοι WH Treg NIV ] + ὑπὸ Ἰησοῦ RP
NIV1984These are those who did not defile themselves with women, for they kept themselves pure. They follow the Lamb wherever he goes. They were purchased from among men and offered as firstfruits to God and the Lamb.
TNIVThese are those who did not defile themselves with women, for they remained virgins. They follow the Lamb wherever he goes. They were purchased from among the human race and offered as firstfruits to God and the Lamb.
NIV2011These are those who did not defile themselves with women, for they remained virgins. They follow the Lamb wherever he goes. They were purchased from among mankind and offered as firstfruits to God and the Lamb.
Compared to NIV1984These are those who did not defile themselves with women, for they keptremained themselves purevirgins. They follow the Lamb wherever he goes. They were purchased from among menmankind and offered as firstfruits to God and the Lamb.
Compared to TNIVThese are those who did not defile themselves with women, for they remained virgins. They follow the Lamb wherever he goes. They were purchased from among the human racemankind and offered as firstfruits to God and the Lamb.

Verses where Pure was added

2 Kings 2:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֵּרָפ֣וּ הַמַּ֔יִם עַ֖ד הַיּ֣וֹם הַזֶּ֑ה כִּדְבַ֥ר אֱלִישָׁ֖ע אֲשֶׁ֥ר דִּבֵּֽר׃
NIV1984And the water has remained wholesome to this day, according to the word Elisha had spoken.
TNIVAnd the water has remained pure to this day, according to the word Elisha had spoken.
NIV2011And the water has remained pure to this day, according to the word Elisha had spoken.
Compared to NIV1984And the water has remained wholesomepure to this day, according to the word Elisha had spoken.
Compared to TNIVAnd the water has remained pure to this day, according to the word Elisha had spoken.

Proverbs 16:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכָּֽל־ דַּרְכֵי־ אִ֭ישׁ זַ֣ךְ בְּעֵינָ֑יו וְתֹכֵ֖ן רוּח֣וֹת יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984All a man's ways seem innocent to him, but motives are weighed by the LORD.
TNIVPeople may think all their ways are pure, but motives are weighed by the LORD.
NIV2011All a person's ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984All a manperson's ways seem innocentpure to himthem, but motives are weighed by the LORD.
Compared to TNIVPeopleAll maya thinkperson's all their ways areseem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD.


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