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

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The word 'War' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (134 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (136 times). The word 'War' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'War' 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 text787.5%
New text in NIV2011112.5%

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

Verses where War was removed

Judges 11:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְהִ֖י מִיָּמִ֑ים וַיִּלָּחֲמ֥וּ בְנֵֽי־ עַמּ֖וֹן עִם־ יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984Some time later, when the Ammonites made war on Israel,
TNIVSome time later, when the Ammonites were fighting against Israel,
NIV2011Some time later, when the Ammonites were fighting against Israel,
Compared to NIV1984Some time later, when the Ammonites madewere warfighting onagainst Israel,
Compared to TNIVSome time later, when the Ammonites were fighting against Israel,

Ezekiel 26:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמִשִּׁפְעַ֥ת סוּסָ֖יו יְכַסֵּ֣ךְ אֲבָקָ֑ם מִקּוֹל֩ פָּרַ֨שׁ וְגַלְגַּ֜ל וָרֶ֗כֶב תִּרְעַ֙שְׁנָה֙ חֽוֹמוֹתַ֔יִךְ בְּבֹאוֹ֙ בִּשְׁעָרַ֔יִךְ כִּמְבוֹאֵ֖י עִ֥יר מְבֻקָּעָֽה׃
NIV1984His horses will be so many that they will cover you with dust. Your walls will tremble at the noise of the war horses, wagons and chariots when he enters your gates as men enter a city whose walls have been broken through.
TNIVHis horses will be so many that they will cover you with dust. Your walls will tremble at the noise of the warhorses, wagons and chariots when he enters your gates as men enter a city whose walls have been broken through.
NIV2011His horses will be so many that they will cover you with dust. Your walls will tremble at the noise of the warhorses, wagons and chariots when he enters your gates as men enter a city whose walls have been broken through.
Compared to NIV1984His horses will be so many that they will cover you with dust. Your walls will tremble at the noise of the war horseswarhorses, wagons and chariots when he enters your gates as men enter a city whose walls have been broken through.
Compared to TNIVHis horses will be so many that they will cover you with dust. Your walls will tremble at the noise of the warhorses, wagons and chariots when he enters your gates as men enter a city whose walls have been broken through.

Ezekiel 27:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמִבֵּ֖ית תּוֹגַרְמָ֑ה סוּסִ֤ים וּפָֽרָשִׁים֙ וּפְרָדִ֔ים נָתְנ֖וּ עִזְבוֹנָֽיִךְ׃
NIV1984"'Men of Beth Togarmah exchanged work horses, war horses and mules for your merchandise.
TNIV"'Men of Beth Togarmah exchanged chariot horses, cavalry horses and mules for your merchandise.
NIV2011"'Men of Beth Togarmah exchanged chariot horses, cavalry horses and mules for your merchandise.
Compared to NIV1984"'Men of Beth Togarmah exchanged workchariot horses, warcavalry horses and mules for your merchandise.
Compared to TNIV"'Men of Beth Togarmah exchanged chariot horses, cavalry horses and mules for your merchandise.

Hosea 14:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSקְח֤וּ עִמָּכֶם֙ דְּבָרִ֔ים וְשׁ֖וּבוּ אֶל־ יְהוָ֑ה אִמְר֣וּ אֵלָ֗יו כָּל־ תִּשָּׂ֤א עָוֺן֙ וְקַח־ ט֔וֹב וּֽנְשַׁלְּמָ֥ה פָרִ֖ים שְׂפָתֵֽינוּ׃
NIV1984Assyria cannot save us; we will not mount war-horses. We will never again say 'Our gods' to what our own hands have made, for in you the fatherless find compassion."
TNIVAssyria cannot save us; we will not mount warhorses. We will never again say 'Our gods' to what our own hands have made, for in you the fatherless find compassion."
NIV2011Assyria cannot save us; we will not mount warhorses. We will never again say 'Our gods' to what our own hands have made, for in you the fatherless find compassion."
Compared to NIV1984Assyria cannot save us; we will not mount war-horseswarhorses. We will never again say 'Our gods' to what our own hands have made, for in you the fatherless find compassion."
Compared to TNIVAssyria cannot save us; we will not mount warhorses. We will never again say 'Our gods' to what our own hands have made, for in you the fatherless find compassion."

Zechariah 9:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהִכְרַתִּי־ רֶ֣כֶב מֵאֶפְרַ֗יִם וְסוּס֙ מִיר֣וּשָׁלִַ֔ם וְנִכְרְתָה֙ קֶ֣שֶׁת מִלְחָמָ֔ה וְדִבֶּ֥ר שָׁל֖וֹם לַגּוֹיִ֑ם וּמָשְׁלוֹ֙ מִיָּ֣ם עַד־ יָ֔ם וּמִנָּהָ֖ר עַד־ אַפְסֵי־ אָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984I will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the war-horses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will proclaim peace to the nations. His rule will extend from sea to sea and from the River to the ends of the earth.
TNIVI will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the warhorses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will proclaim peace to the nations. His rule will extend from sea to sea and from the River to the ends of the earth.
NIV2011I will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the warhorses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will proclaim peace to the nations. His rule will extend from sea to sea and from the River to the ends of the earth.
Compared to NIV1984I will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the war-horseswarhorses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will proclaim peace to the nations. His rule will extend from sea to sea and from the River to the ends of the earth.
Compared to TNIVI will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the warhorses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will proclaim peace to the nations. His rule will extend from sea to sea and from the River to the ends of the earth.

Verses where War was added

2 Kings 18:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָמַ֙רְתָּ֙ אַךְ־ דְּבַר־ שְׂפָתַ֔יִם עֵצָ֥ה וּגְבוּרָ֖ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֑ה עַתָּה֙ עַל־ מִ֣י בָטַ֔חְתָּ כִּ֥י מָרַ֖דְתָּ בִּֽי׃
NIV1984You say you have strategy and military strength--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
TNIVYou say you have the counsel and the might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
NIV2011You say you have the counsel and the might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
Compared to NIV1984You say you have strategythe counsel and militarythe strengthmight for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
Compared to TNIVYou say you have the counsel and the might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?

Isaiah 36:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָמַ֙רְתִּי֙ אַךְ־ דְּבַר־ שְׂפָתַ֔יִם עֵצָ֥ה וּגְבוּרָ֖ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֑ה עַתָּה֙ עַל־ מִ֣י בָטַ֔חְתָּ כִּ֥י מָרַ֖דְתָּ בִּֽי׃
NIV1984You say you have strategy and military strength--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
TNIVYou say you have counsel and might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
NIV2011You say you have counsel and might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
Compared to NIV1984You say you have strategycounsel and militarymight strengthfor war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
Compared to TNIVYou say you have counsel and might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?

Jeremiah 49:32

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָי֨וּ גְמַלֵּיהֶ֜ם לָבַ֗ז וַהֲמ֤וֹן מִקְנֵיהֶם֙ לְשָׁלָ֔ל וְזֵרִתִ֥ים לְכָל־ ר֖וּחַ קְצוּצֵ֣י פֵאָ֑ה וּמִכָּל־ עֲבָרָ֛יו אָבִ֥יא אֶת־ אֵידָ֖ם נְאֻם־ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984Their camels will become plunder, and their large herds will be booty. I will scatter to the winds those who are in distant places and will bring disaster on them from every side," declares the LORD.
TNIVTheir camels will become plunder, and their large herds will be booty. I will scatter to the winds those who are in distant places and will bring disaster on them from every side," declares the LORD.
NIV2011Their camels will become plunder, and their large herds will be spoils of war. I will scatter to the winds those who are in distant places and will bring disaster on them from every side," declares the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984Their camels will become plunder, and their large herds will be bootyspoils of war. I will scatter to the winds those who are in distant places and will bring disaster on them from every side," declares the LORD.
Compared to TNIVTheir camels will become plunder, and their large herds will be bootyspoils of war. I will scatter to the winds those who are in distant places and will bring disaster on them from every side," declares the LORD.


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