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

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The word 'Sly' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (1 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (3 times). The word 'Sly' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sly' 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 NIV20112100.0%

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

Verses where Sly was removed

Matthew 26:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ συνεβουλεύσαντο ἵνα τὸν Ἰησοῦν δόλῳ κρατήσωσιν καὶ ἀποκτείνωσιν·
NIV1984and they plotted to arrest Jesus in some sly way and kill him.
TNIVand they plotted to arrest Jesus in some sly way and kill him.
NIV2011and they schemed to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.
Compared to NIV1984and they plottedschemed to arrest Jesus in some sly waysecretly and kill him.
Compared to TNIVand they plottedschemed to arrest Jesus in some sly waysecretly and kill him.

Mark 14:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἮν δὲ τὸ πάσχα καὶ τὰ ἄζυμα μετὰ δύο ἡμέρας. καὶ ἐζήτουν οἱ ἀρχιερεῖς καὶ οἱ γραμματεῖς πῶς αὐτὸν ἐν δόλῳ κρατήσαντες ἀποκτείνωσιν,
NIV1984Now the Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were looking for some sly way to arrest Jesus and kill him.
TNIVNow the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were looking for some sly way to arrest Jesus and kill him.
NIV2011Now the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were scheming to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.
Compared to NIV1984Now the Passover and the FeastFestival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were lookingscheming for some sly way to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.
Compared to TNIVNow the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were lookingscheming for some sly way to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.


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