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

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The word 'Saw' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (605 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (604 times). The word 'Saw' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 6 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Saw' 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 text981.8%
New text in NIV2011218.2%

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

Verses where Saw was removed

Numbers 22:41

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִ֣י בַבֹּ֔קֶר וַיִּקַּ֤ח בָּלָק֙ אֶת־ בִּלְעָ֔ם וַֽיַּעֲלֵ֖הוּ בָּמ֣וֹת בָּ֑עַל וַיַּ֥רְא מִשָּׁ֖ם קְצֵ֥ה הָעָֽם׃
NIV1984The next morning Balak took Balaam up to Bamoth Baal, and from there he saw part of the people.
TNIVThe next morning Balak took Balaam up to Bamoth Baal, and from there he could see the outskirts of the Israelite camp.
NIV2011The next morning Balak took Balaam up to Bamoth Baal, and from there he could see the outskirts of the Israelite camp.
Compared to NIV1984The next morning Balak took Balaam up to Bamoth Baal, and from there he sawcould partsee the outskirts of the peopleIsraelite camp.
Compared to TNIVThe next morning Balak took Balaam up to Bamoth Baal, and from there he could see the outskirts of the Israelite camp.

2 Samuel 10:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבְנֵ֨י עַמּ֤וֹן רָאוּ֙ כִּי־ נָ֣ס אֲרָ֔ם וַיָּנֻ֙סוּ֙ מִפְּנֵ֣י אֲבִישַׁ֔י וַיָּבֹ֖אוּ הָעִ֑יר וַיָּ֣שָׁב יוֹאָ֗ב מֵעַל֙ בְּנֵ֣י עַמּ֔וֹן וַיָּבֹ֖א יְרוּשָׁלִָֽם׃
NIV1984When the Ammonites saw that the Arameans were fleeing, they fled before Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab returned from fighting the Ammonites and came to Jerusalem.
TNIVWhen the Ammonites realized that the Arameans were fleeing, they fled before Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab returned from fighting the Ammonites and came to Jerusalem.
NIV2011When the Ammonites realized that the Arameans were fleeing, they fled before Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab returned from fighting the Ammonites and came to Jerusalem.
Compared to NIV1984When the Ammonites sawrealized that the Arameans were fleeing, they fled before Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab returned from fighting the Ammonites and came to Jerusalem.
Compared to TNIVWhen the Ammonites realized that the Arameans were fleeing, they fled before Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab returned from fighting the Ammonites and came to Jerusalem.

1 Kings 7:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכָּל־ אֵ֜לֶּה אֲבָנִ֤ים יְקָרֹת֙ כְּמִדֹּ֣ת גָּזִ֔ית מְגֹרָר֥וֹת בַּמְּגֵרָ֖ה מִבַּ֣יִת וּמִח֑וּץ וּמִמַּסָּד֙ עַד־ הַטְּפָח֔וֹת וּמִח֖וּץ עַד־ הֶחָצֵ֥ר הַגְּדוֹלָֽה׃
NIV1984All these structures, from the outside to the great courtyard and from foundation to eaves, were made of blocks of high-grade stone cut to size and trimmed with a saw on their inner and outer faces.
TNIVAll these structures, from the outside to the great courtyard and from foundation to eaves, were made of blocks of high-grade stone cut to size and trimmed with a saw on their inner and outer faces.
NIV2011All these structures, from the outside to the great courtyard and from foundation to eaves, were made of blocks of high-grade stone cut to size and smoothed on their inner and outer faces.
Compared to NIV1984All these structures, from the outside to the great courtyard and from foundation to eaves, were made of blocks of high-grade stone cut to size and trimmed with a sawsmoothed on their inner and outer faces.
Compared to TNIVAll these structures, from the outside to the great courtyard and from foundation to eaves, were made of blocks of high-grade stone cut to size and trimmed with a sawsmoothed on their inner and outer faces.

1 Chronicles 19:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבְנֵ֨י עַמּ֤וֹן רָאוּ֙ כִּי־ נָ֣ס אֲרָ֔ם וַיָּנ֣וּסוּ גַם־ הֵ֗ם מִפְּנֵי֙ אַבְשַׁ֣י אָחִ֔יו וַיָּבֹ֖אוּ הָעִ֑ירָה וַיָּבֹ֥א יוֹאָ֖ב יְרוּשָׁלִָֽם׃
NIV1984When the Ammonites saw that the Arameans were fleeing, they too fled before his brother Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab went back to Jerusalem.
TNIVWhen the Ammonites realized that the Arameans were fleeing, they too fled before his brother Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab went back to Jerusalem.
NIV2011When the Ammonites realized that the Arameans were fleeing, they too fled before his brother Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab went back to Jerusalem.
Compared to NIV1984When the Ammonites sawrealized that the Arameans were fleeing, they too fled before his brother Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab went back to Jerusalem.
Compared to TNIVWhen the Ammonites realized that the Arameans were fleeing, they too fled before his brother Abishai and went inside the city. So Joab went back to Jerusalem.

Galatians 2:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀλλὰ τοὐναντίον ἰδόντες ὅτι πεπίστευμαι τὸ εὐαγγέλιον τῆς ἀκροβυστίας καθὼς Πέτρος τῆς περιτομῆς,
NIV1984On the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as Peter had been to the Jews.
TNIVOn the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as Peter had been to the Jews.
NIV2011On the contrary, they recognized that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the uncircumcised, just as Peter had been to the circumcised.
Compared to NIV1984On the contrary, they sawrecognized that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentilesuncircumcised, just as Peter had been to the Jewscircumcised.
Compared to TNIVOn the contrary, they sawrecognized that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentilesuncircumcised, just as Peter had been to the Jewscircumcised.

Verses where Saw was added

Judges 14:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיָּ֤שָׁב מִיָּמִים֙ לְקַחְתָּ֔הּ וַיָּ֣סַר לִרְא֔וֹת אֵ֖ת מַפֶּ֣לֶת הָאַרְיֵ֑ה וְהִנֵּ֨ה עֲדַ֧ת דְּבוֹרִ֛ים בִּגְוִיַּ֥ת הָאַרְיֵ֖ה וּדְבָֽשׁ׃
NIV1984Some time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion's carcass. In it was a swarm of bees and some honey,
TNIVSome time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion's carcass, and in it he saw a swarm of bees and some honey.
NIV2011Some time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion's carcass, and in it he saw a swarm of bees and some honey.
Compared to NIV1984Some time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion's carcass. In, and in it washe saw a swarm of bees and some honey,.
Compared to TNIVSome time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion's carcass, and in it he saw a swarm of bees and some honey.

Judges 14:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִ֖י כִּרְאוֹתָ֣ם אוֹת֑וֹ וַיִּקְחוּ֙ שְׁלֹשִׁ֣ים מֵֽרֵעִ֔ים וַיִּהְי֖וּ אִתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984When he appeared, he was given thirty companions.
TNIVWhen the people saw him, they chose thirty men to be his companions.
NIV2011When the people saw him, they chose thirty men to be his companions.
Compared to NIV1984When hethe appeared, hepeople wassaw givenhim, they chose thirty men to be his companions.
Compared to TNIVWhen the people saw him, they chose thirty men to be his companions.

2 Kings 6:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִי֩ כִשְׁמֹ֨עַ הַמֶּ֜לֶךְ אֶת־ דִּבְרֵ֤י הָֽאִשָּׁה֙ וַיִּקְרַ֣ע אֶת־ בְּגָדָ֔יו וְה֖וּא עֹבֵ֣ר עַל־ הַחֹמָ֑ה וַיַּ֣רְא הָעָ֔ם וְהִנֵּ֥ה הַשַּׂ֛ק עַל־ בְּשָׂר֖וֹ מִבָּֽיִת׃
NIV1984When the king heard the woman's words, he tore his robes. As he went along the wall, the people looked, and there, underneath, he had sackcloth on his body.
TNIVWhen the king heard the woman's words, he tore his robes. As he went along the wall, the people looked, and they saw that, under his robes, he had sackcloth on his body.
NIV2011When the king heard the woman's words, he tore his robes. As he went along the wall, the people looked, and they saw that, under his robes, he had sackcloth on his body.
Compared to NIV1984When the king heard the woman's words, he tore his robes. As he went along the wall, the people looked, and therethey saw that, underneathunder his robes, he had sackcloth on his body.
Compared to TNIVWhen the king heard the woman's words, he tore his robes. As he went along the wall, the people looked, and they saw that, under his robes, he had sackcloth on his body.

Mark 5:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸀καὶ ἔρχεται εἷς τῶν ἀρχισυναγώγων, ὀνόματι Ἰάϊρος, καὶ ἰδὼν αὐτὸν πίπτει πρὸς τοὺς πόδας αὐτοῦ
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ WH Treg NIV ] + ἰδού RP
NIV1984Then one of the synagogue rulers, named Jairus, came there. Seeing Jesus, he fell at his feet
TNIVThen one of the synagogue leaders, named Jairus, came, and when he saw Jesus, he fell at his feet.
NIV2011Then one of the synagogue leaders, named Jairus, came, and when he saw Jesus, he fell at his feet.
Compared to NIV1984Then one of the synagogue rulersleaders, named Jairus, came, and there. Seeingwhen he saw Jesus, he fell at his feet.
Compared to TNIVThen one of the synagogue leaders, named Jairus, came, and when he saw Jesus, he fell at his feet.

Acts 27:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὙποπνεύσαντος δὲ νότου δόξαντες τῆς προθέσεως κεκρατηκέναι ἄραντες ἆσσον παρελέγοντο τὴν Κρήτην.
NIV1984When a gentle south wind began to blow, they thought they had obtained what they wanted; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
TNIVWhen a gentle south wind began to blow, they saw their opportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
NIV2011When a gentle south wind began to blow, they saw their opportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
Compared to NIV1984When a gentle south wind began to blow, they thoughtsaw theytheir had obtained what they wantedopportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
Compared to TNIVWhen a gentle south wind began to blow, they saw their opportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.

Revelation 15:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΚαὶ μετὰ ταῦτα εἶδον, καὶ ἠνοίγη ὁ ναὸς τῆς σκηνῆς τοῦ μαρτυρίου ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ,
NIV1984After this I looked and in heaven the temple, that is, the tabernacle of the Testimony, was opened.
TNIVAfter this I looked, and I saw in heaven the temple--that is, the tabernacle of the covenant law--and it was opened.
NIV2011After this I looked, and I saw in heaven the temple--that is, the tabernacle of the covenant law--and it was opened.
Compared to NIV1984After this I looked , and I saw in heaven the temple, --that is, the tabernacle of the Testimony, covenant law--and it was opened.
Compared to TNIVAfter this I looked, and I saw in heaven the temple--that is, the tabernacle of the covenant law--and it was opened.


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