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

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The word 'Unable' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (13 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (12 times). The word 'Unable' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Unable' 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 text3100.0%

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

Verses where Unable was removed

Acts 13:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ νῦν ἰδοὺ χεὶρ κυρίου ἐπὶ σέ, καὶ ἔσῃ τυφλὸς μὴ βλέπων τὸν ἥλιον ἄχρι καιροῦ. παραχρῆμα ⸀δὲ ⸀ἔπεσεν ἐπ’ αὐτὸν ἀχλὺς καὶ σκότος, καὶ περιάγων ἐζήτει χειραγωγούς.
SBLGNT apparatusδὲ WH Treg RP ] τε NIV • ἔπεσεν WH Treg NIV ] ἐπέπεσεν RP
NIV1984Now the hand of the Lord is against you. You are going to be blind, and for a time you will be unable to see the light of the sun." Immediately mist and darkness came over him, and he groped about, seeking someone to lead him by the hand.
TNIVNow the hand of the Lord is against you. You are going to be blind for a time, not even able to see the light of the sun." Immediately mist and darkness came over him, and he groped about, seeking someone to lead him by the hand.
NIV2011Now the hand of the Lord is against you. You are going to be blind for a time, not even able to see the light of the sun." Immediately mist and darkness came over him, and he groped about, seeking someone to lead him by the hand.
Compared to NIV1984Now the hand of the Lord is against you. You are going to be blind, and for a time, not youeven will be unableable to see the light of the sun." Immediately mist and darkness came over him, and he groped about, seeking someone to lead him by the hand.
Compared to TNIVNow the hand of the Lord is against you. You are going to be blind for a time, not even able to see the light of the sun." Immediately mist and darkness came over him, and he groped about, seeking someone to lead him by the hand.

Verses where Unable was added

Judges 13:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִי֩ אִ֨ישׁ אֶחָ֧ד מִצָּרְעָ֛ה מִמִּשְׁפַּ֥חַת הַדָּנִ֖י וּשְׁמ֣וֹ מָנ֑וֹחַ וְאִשְׁתּ֥וֹ עֲקָרָ֖ה וְלֹ֥א יָלָֽדָה׃
NIV1984A certain man of Zorah, named Manoah, from the clan of the Danites, had a wife who was sterile and remained childless.
TNIVA certain man of Zorah, named Manoah, from the clan of the Danites, had a wife who was childless, unable to give birth.
NIV2011A certain man of Zorah, named Manoah, from the clan of the Danites, had a wife who was childless, unable to give birth.
Compared to NIV1984A certain man of Zorah, named Manoah, from the clan of the Danites, had a wife who was sterilechildless, unable andto remainedgive childlessbirth.
Compared to TNIVA certain man of Zorah, named Manoah, from the clan of the Danites, had a wife who was childless, unable to give birth.

Luke 1:36

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἰδοὺ Ἐλισάβετ ἡ ⸀συγγενίς σου καὶ αὐτὴ ⸀συνείληφεν υἱὸν ἐν γήρει αὐτῆς, καὶ οὗτος μὴν ἕκτος ἐστὶν αὐτῇ τῇ καλουμένῃ στείρᾳ·
SBLGNT apparatusσυγγενίς WH NIV ] συγγενής Treg RP • συνείληφεν WH Treg NIV ] συνείληφυῖα RP
NIV1984Even Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be barren is in her sixth month.
TNIVEven Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be unable to conceive is in her sixth month.
NIV2011Even Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be unable to conceive is in her sixth month.
Compared to NIV1984Even Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be barrenunable to conceive is in her sixth month.
Compared to TNIVEven Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be unable to conceive is in her sixth month.


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