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

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The word 'Unknown' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (7 times). The word 'Unknown' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Unknown' 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 text2100.0%

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

Verses where Unknown was removed

Acts 17:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTδιερχόμενος γὰρ καὶ ἀναθεωρῶν τὰ σεβάσματα ὑμῶν εὗρον καὶ βωμὸν ἐν ᾧ ἐπεγέγραπτο· Ἀγνώστῳ θεῷ. ⸀ὃ οὖν ἀγνοοῦντες εὐσεβεῖτε, ⸀τοῦτο ἐγὼ καταγγέλλω ὑμῖν.
SBLGNT apparatusὃ WH Treg NIV ] Ὃν RP • τοῦτο WH Treg NIV ] τοῦτον RP
NIV1984For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. Now what you worship as something unknown I am going to proclaim to you.
TNIVFor as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and this is what I am going to proclaim to you.
NIV2011For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and this is what I am going to proclaim to you.
Compared to NIV1984For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. NowSo whatyou are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and asthis somethingis unknownwhat I am going to proclaim to you.
Compared to TNIVFor as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and this is what I am going to proclaim to you.

Verses where Unknown was added

Psalms 81:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י חֹ֣ק לְיִשְׂרָאֵ֣ל ה֑וּא מִ֝שְׁפָּ֗ט לֵאלֹהֵ֥י יַעֲקֹֽב׃
NIV1984He established it as a statute for Joseph when he went out against Egypt, where we heard a language we did not understand.
TNIVWhen God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:
NIV2011When God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:
Compared to NIV1984HeWhen God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I when he went out against Egypt, where we heard aan languageunknown wevoice did not understand.say:
Compared to TNIVWhen God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:


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