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

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The word 'Wasteland' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (22 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (21 times). The word 'Wasteland' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Wasteland' 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 text4100.0%

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

Verses where Wasteland was removed

Psalms 68:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֱלֹהִ֤ים ׀ מ֘וֹשִׁ֤יב יְחִידִ֨ים ׀ בַּ֗יְתָה מוֹצִ֣יא אֲ֭סִירִים בַּכּוֹשָׁר֑וֹת אַ֥ךְ ס֝וֹרֲרִ֗ים שָׁכְנ֥וּ צְחִיחָֽה׃
NIV1984When you went out before your people, O God, when you marched through the wasteland, Selah
TNIVWhen you, God, went out before your people, when you marched through the wilderness,
NIV2011When you, God, went out before your people, when you marched through the wilderness,
Compared to NIV1984When you , God, went out before your people, O God, when you marched through the wasteland, Selahwilderness,
Compared to TNIVWhen you, God, went out before your people, when you marched through the wilderness,

Psalms 106:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּתְאַוּ֣וּ תַ֭אֲוָה בַּמִּדְבָּ֑ר וַיְנַסּוּ־ אֵ֝֗ל בִּֽישִׁימֽוֹן׃
NIV1984In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wasteland they put God to the test.
TNIVIn the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wilderness they put God to the test.
NIV2011In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wilderness they put God to the test.
Compared to NIV1984In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wastelandwilderness they put God to the test.
Compared to TNIVIn the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wilderness they put God to the test.

Verses where Wasteland was added

Isaiah 64:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבֵּ֧ית קָדְשֵׁ֣נוּ וְתִפְאַרְתֵּ֗נוּ אֲשֶׁ֤ר הִֽלְל֙וּךָ֙ אֲבֹתֵ֔ינוּ הָיָ֖ה לִשְׂרֵ֣פַת אֵ֑שׁ וְכָל־ מַחֲמַדֵּ֖ינוּ הָיָ֥ה לְחָרְבָּֽה׃
NIV1984Your sacred cities have become a desert; even Zion is a desert, Jerusalem a desolation.
TNIVYour sacred cities have become a wasteland; even Zion is a wasteland, Jerusalem a desolation.
NIV2011Your sacred cities have become a wasteland; even Zion is a wasteland, Jerusalem a desolation.
Compared to NIV1984Your sacred cities have become a desertwasteland; even Zion is a desertwasteland, Jerusalem a desolation.
Compared to TNIVYour sacred cities have become a wasteland; even Zion is a wasteland, Jerusalem a desolation.

Jeremiah 22:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ כֹ֣ה ׀ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֗ה עַל־ בֵּית֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ יְהוּדָ֔ה גִּלְעָ֥ד אַתָּ֛ה לִ֖י רֹ֣אשׁ הַלְּבָנ֑וֹן אִם־ לֹ֤א אֲשִֽׁיתְךָ֙ מִדְבָּ֔ר עָרִ֖ים לֹ֥א
NIV1984For this is what the LORD says about the palace of the king of Judah: "Though you are like Gilead to me, like the summit of Lebanon, I will surely make you like a desert, like towns not inhabited.
TNIVFor this is what the LORD says about the palace of the king of Judah: "Though you are like Gilead to me, like the summit of Lebanon, I will surely make you like a wasteland, like towns not inhabited.
NIV2011For this is what the LORD says about the palace of the king of Judah: "Though you are like Gilead to me, like the summit of Lebanon, I will surely make you like a wasteland, like towns not inhabited.
Compared to NIV1984For this is what the LORD says about the palace of the king of Judah: "Though you are like Gilead to me, like the summit of Lebanon, I will surely make you like a desertwasteland, like towns not inhabited.
Compared to TNIVFor this is what the LORD says about the palace of the king of Judah: "Though you are like Gilead to me, like the summit of Lebanon, I will surely make you like a wasteland, like towns not inhabited.


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