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

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The word 'Towns' occurs 6 times more often in the NIV2011 (305 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (299 times). The word 'Towns' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 6 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Towns' 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 text6100.0%

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

Verses where Towns was added

Exodus 20:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְי֙וֹם֙ הַשְּׁבִיעִ֔֜י שַׁבָּ֖֣ת ׀ לַיהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֑֗יךָ לֹֽ֣א־ תַעֲשֶׂ֣֨ה כָל־ מְלָאכָ֡֜ה אַתָּ֣ה ׀ וּבִנְךָֽ֣־ וּ֠בִתֶּ֗ךָ עַבְדְּךָ֤֨ וַאֲמָֽתְךָ֜֙ וּבְהֶמְתֶּ֔֗ךָ וְגֵרְךָ֖֙ אֲשֶׁ֥֣ר בִּשְׁעָרֶֽ֔יךָ2
NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservant or maidservant, nor your animals, nor the alien within your gates.
TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns.
NIV2011but the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns.
Compared to NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbathsabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservantmale or maidservantfemale servant, nor your animals, nor theany alienforeigner withinresiding in your gatestowns.
Compared to TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns.

Deuteronomy 5:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְי֙וֹם֙ הַשְּׁבִיעִ֜֔י שַׁבָּ֖֣ת ׀ לַיהוָ֖֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֑֗יךָ לֹ֣א תַעֲשֶׂ֣ה כָל־ מְלָאכָ֡ה אַתָּ֣ה וּבִנְךָֽ־ וּבִתֶּ֣ךָ וְעַבְדְּךָֽ־ וַ֠אֲמָתֶךָ וְשׁוֹרְךָ֨ וַחֲמֹֽרְךָ֜ וְכָל־ בְּהֶמְתֶּ֗ךָ וְגֵֽרְךָ֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר בִּשְׁעָרֶ֔יךָ לְמַ֗עַן יָנ֛וּחַ עַבְדְּךָ֥ וַאֲמָתְךָ֖ כָּמֽ֑וֹךָ׃
NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservant or maidservant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor the alien within your gates, so that your manservant and maidservant may rest, as you do.
TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns, so that your male and female servants may rest, as you do.
NIV2011but the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns, so that your male and female servants may rest, as you do.
Compared to NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbathsabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservantmale or maidservantfemale servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor theany alienforeigner withinresiding in your gatestowns, so that your manservantmale and maidservantfemale servants may rest, as you do.
Compared to TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns, so that your male and female servants may rest, as you do.

Joshua 18:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָי֣וּ הֶֽעָרִ֗ים לְמַטֵּ֛ה בְּנֵ֥י בִנְיָמִ֖ן לְמִשְׁפְּחֽוֹתֵיהֶ֑ם יְרִיח֥וֹ וּבֵית־ חָגְלָ֖ה וְעֵ֥מֶק קְצִֽיץ׃
NIV1984The tribe of Benjamin, clan by clan, had the following cities: Jericho, Beth Hoglah, Emek Keziz,
TNIVThe tribe of Benjamin, according to its clans, had the following towns: Jericho, Beth Hoglah, Emek Keziz,
NIV2011The tribe of Benjamin, according to its clans, had the following towns: Jericho, Beth Hoglah, Emek Keziz,
Compared to NIV1984The tribe of Benjamin, clanaccording byto clanits clans, had the following citiestowns: Jericho, Beth Hoglah, Emek Keziz,
Compared to TNIVThe tribe of Benjamin, according to its clans, had the following towns: Jericho, Beth Hoglah, Emek Keziz,

Joshua 19:35

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְעָרֵ֖י מִבְצָ֑ר הַצִּדִּ֣ים צֵ֔ר וְחַמַּ֖ת רַקַּ֥ת וְכִנָּֽרֶת׃
NIV1984The fortified cities were Ziddim, Zer, Hammath, Rakkath, Kinnereth,
TNIVThe fortified towns were Ziddim, Zer, Hammath, Rakkath, Kinnereth,
NIV2011The fortified towns were Ziddim, Zer, Hammath, Rakkath, Kinnereth,
Compared to NIV1984The fortified citiestowns were Ziddim, Zer, Hammath, Rakkath, Kinnereth,
Compared to TNIVThe fortified towns were Ziddim, Zer, Hammath, Rakkath, Kinnereth,

Matthew 10:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅταν δὲ διώκωσιν ὑμᾶς ἐν τῇ πόλει ταύτῃ, φεύγετε εἰς τὴν ⸀ἑτέραν· ἀμὴν γὰρ λέγω ὑμῖν, οὐ μὴ τελέσητε τὰς πόλεις ⸀τοῦ Ἰσραὴλ ἕως ⸀ἂν ἔλθῃ ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ ἀνθρώπου.
SBLGNT apparatusἑτέραν WH Treg NIV ] ἄλλην RP • τοῦ WH RP NA ] – Treg NIV • ἂν Treg NIV RP ] – WH
NIV1984When you are persecuted in one place, flee to another. I tell you the truth, you will not finish going through the cities of Israel before the Son of Man comes.
TNIVWhen you are persecuted in one place, flee to another. Truly I tell you, you will not finish going through the towns of Israel before the Son of Man comes.
NIV2011When you are persecuted in one place, flee to another. Truly I tell you, you will not finish going through the towns of Israel before the Son of Man comes.
Compared to NIV1984When you are persecuted in one place, flee to another. Truly I tell you the truth, you will not finish going through the citiestowns of Israel before the Son of Man comes.
Compared to TNIVWhen you are persecuted in one place, flee to another. Truly I tell you, you will not finish going through the towns of Israel before the Son of Man comes.

Matthew 11:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΤότε ⸀ἤρξατο ὀνειδίζειν τὰς πόλεις ἐν αἷς ἐγένοντο αἱ πλεῖσται δυνάμεις αὐτοῦ, ὅτι οὐ μετενόησαν·
SBLGNT apparatusἤρξατο WH Treg RP NA ] + ὁ Ἰησοῦς NIV
NIV1984Then Jesus began to denounce the cities in which most of his miracles had been performed, because they did not repent.
TNIVThen Jesus began to denounce the towns in which most of his miracles had been performed, because they did not repent.
NIV2011Then Jesus began to denounce the towns in which most of his miracles had been performed, because they did not repent.
Compared to NIV1984Then Jesus began to denounce the citiestowns in which most of his miracles had been performed, because they did not repent.
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus began to denounce the towns in which most of his miracles had been performed, because they did not repent.


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