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

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The word 'Whether' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (121 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (120 times). The word 'Whether' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 5 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Whether' 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 text888.9%
New text in NIV2011111.1%

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

Verses where Whether was removed

Exodus 19:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלֹא־ תִגַּ֨ע בּ֜וֹ יָ֗ד כִּֽי־ סָק֤וֹל יִסָּקֵל֙ אוֹ־ יָרֹ֣ה יִיָּרֶ֔ה אִם־ בְּהֵמָ֥ה אִם־ אִ֖ישׁ לֹ֣א יִחְיֶ֑ה בִּמְשֹׁךְ֙ הַיֹּבֵ֔ל הֵ֖מָּה יַעֲל֥וּ בָהָֽר׃
NIV1984He shall surely be stoned or shot with arrows; not a hand is to be laid on him. Whether man or animal, he shall not be permitted to live.' Only when the ram's horn sounds a long blast may they go up to the mountain."
TNIVThey are to be stoned or shot with arrows; not a hand is to be laid on them. Whether people or animals, they shall not be permitted to live.' Only when the ram's horn sounds a long blast may they approach the mountain."
NIV2011They are to be stoned or shot with arrows; not a hand is to be laid on them. No person or animal shall be permitted to live.' Only when the ram's horn sounds a long blast may they approach the mountain."
Compared to NIV1984HeThey shallare surelyto be stoned or shot with arrows; not a hand is to be laid on himthem. WhetherNo manperson or animal, he shall not be permitted to live.' Only when the ram's horn sounds a long blast may they go up toapproach the mountain."
Compared to TNIVThey are to be stoned or shot with arrows; not a hand is to be laid on them. WhetherNo peopleperson or animals, theyanimal shall not be permitted to live.' Only when the ram's horn sounds a long blast may they approach the mountain."

Leviticus 13:55

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְרָאָ֨ה הַכֹּהֵ֜ן אַחֲרֵ֣י ׀ הֻכַּבֵּ֣ס אֶת־ הַנֶּ֗גַע וְ֠הִנֵּה לֹֽא־ הָפַ֨ךְ הַנֶּ֤גַע אֶת־ עֵינוֹ֙ וְהַנֶּ֣גַע לֹֽא־ פָשָׂ֔ה טָמֵ֣א ה֔וּא בָּאֵ֖שׁ תִּשְׂרְפֶ֑נּוּ פְּחֶ֣תֶת הִ֔וא בְּקָרַחְתּ֖וֹ א֥וֹ בְגַבַּחְתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984After the affected article has been washed, the priest is to examine it, and if the mildew has not changed its appearance, even though it has not spread, it is unclean. Burn it with fire, whether the mildew has affected one side or the other.
TNIVAfter the article has been washed, the priest is to examine it again, and if the mold has not changed its appearance, even though it has not spread, it is unclean. Burn it, no matter which side of the fabric has been spoiled.
NIV2011After the article has been washed, the priest is to examine it again, and if the mold has not changed its appearance, even though it has not spread, it is unclean. Burn it, no matter which side of the fabric has been spoiled.
Compared to NIV1984After the affected article has been washed, the priest is to examine it again, and if the mildewmold has not changed its appearance, even though it has not spread, it is unclean. Burn it with fire, whetherno thematter mildewwhich hasside affectedof onethe sidefabric orhas thebeen otherspoiled.
Compared to TNIVAfter the article has been washed, the priest is to examine it again, and if the mold has not changed its appearance, even though it has not spread, it is unclean. Burn it, no matter which side of the fabric has been spoiled.

Proverbs 20:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSגַּ֣ם בְּ֭מַעֲלָלָיו יִתְנַכֶּר־ נָ֑עַר אִם־ זַ֖ךְ וְאִם־ יָשָׁ֣ר פָּעֳלֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Even a child is known by his actions, by whether his conduct is pure and right.
TNIVEven small children are known by their actions, so is their conduct really pure and upright?
NIV2011Even small children are known by their actions, so is their conduct really pure and upright?
Compared to NIV1984Even asmall childchildren isare known by histheir actions, byso whetheris histheir conduct isreally pure and right.upright?
Compared to TNIVEven small children are known by their actions, so is their conduct really pure and upright?

Acts 4:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ Πέτρος καὶ Ἰωάννης ἀποκριθέντες ⸂εἶπον πρὸς αὐτούς⸃· Εἰ δίκαιόν ἐστιν ἐνώπιον τοῦ θεοῦ ὑμῶν ἀκούειν μᾶλλον ἢ τοῦ θεοῦ, κρίνατε,
SBLGNT apparatusεἶπον πρὸς αὐτούς WH Treg NIV ] πρὸς αὐτούς εἶπον RP
NIV1984But Peter and John replied, "Judge for yourselves whether it is right in God's sight to obey you rather than God.
TNIVBut Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!
NIV2011But Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!
Compared to NIV1984But Peter and John replied, "JudgeWhich for yourselves whether it is right in God's sight eyes: to obeylisten to you, or ratherto thanhim? You God.be the judges!
Compared to TNIVBut Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!

Verses where Whether was added

Exodus 21:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְגֹנֵ֨ב אִ֧ישׁ וּמְכָר֛וֹ וְנִמְצָ֥א בְיָד֖וֹ מ֥וֹת יוּמָֽת׃
NIV1984"Anyone who kidnaps another and either sells him or still has him when he is caught must be put to death.
TNIV"Anyone who kidnaps someone is to be put to death, whether the victim has been sold or is still in the kidnapper's possession.
NIV2011"Anyone who kidnaps someone is to be put to death, whether the victim has been sold or is still in the kidnapper's possession.
Compared to NIV1984"Anyone who kidnaps anothersomeone andis eitherto sellsbe himput orto stilldeath, whether the victim has himbeen whensold heor is caughtstill mustin bethe putkidnapper's to deathpossession.
Compared to TNIV"Anyone who kidnaps someone is to be put to death, whether the victim has been sold or is still in the kidnapper's possession.

Leviticus 22:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSדַּבֵּ֨ר אֶֽל־ אַהֲרֹ֜ן וְאֶל־ בָּנָ֗יו וְאֶל֙ כָּל־ בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְאָמַרְתָּ֖ אֲלֵהֶ֑ם אִ֣ישׁ אִישׁ֩ מִבֵּ֨ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֜ל וּמִן־ הַגֵּ֣ר בְּיִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל אֲשֶׁ֨ר יַקְרִ֤יב קָרְבָּנוֹ֙ לְכָל־ נִדְרֵיהֶם֙ וּלְכָל־ נִדְבוֹתָ֔ם אֲשֶׁר־ יַקְרִ֥יבוּ לַיהוָ֖ה לְעֹלָֽה׃
NIV1984"Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'If any of you--either an Israelite or an alien living in Israel--presents a gift for a burnt offering to the LORD, either to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering,
TNIV"Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'If any of you--whether an Israelite or a foreigner residing in Israel--presents a gift for a burnt offering to the LORD, either to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering,
NIV2011"Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'If any of you--whether an Israelite or a foreigner residing in Israel--presents a gift for a burnt offering to the LORD, either to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering,
Compared to NIV1984"Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'If any of you--eitherwhether an Israelite or ana alienforeigner livingresiding in Israel--presents a gift for a burnt offering to the LORD, either to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering,
Compared to TNIV"Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'If any of you--whether an Israelite or a foreigner residing in Israel--presents a gift for a burnt offering to the LORD, either to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering,

Job 31:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ אֶמְאַ֗ס מִשְׁפַּ֣ט עַ֭בְדִּי וַאֲמָתִ֑י בְּ֝רִבָ֗ם עִמָּדִֽי׃
NIV1984"If I have denied justice to my menservants and maidservants when they had a grievance against me,
TNIV"If I have denied justice to any of my servants, whether male or female, when they had a grievance against me,
NIV2011"If I have denied justice to any of my servants, whether male or female, when they had a grievance against me,
Compared to NIV1984"If I have denied justice to any of my menservantsservants, whether andmale maidservantsor female, when they had a grievance against me,
Compared to TNIV"If I have denied justice to any of my servants, whether male or female, when they had a grievance against me,

Ezekiel 44:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכָּל־ נְבֵלָה֙ וּטְרֵפָ֔ה מִן־ הָע֖וֹף וּמִן־ הַבְּהֵמָ֑ה לֹ֥א יֹאכְל֖וּ הַכֹּהֲנִֽים׃
NIV1984The priests must not eat anything, bird or animal, found dead or torn by wild animals.
TNIVThe priests must not eat anything, whether bird or animal, found dead or torn by wild animals.
NIV2011The priests must not eat anything, whether bird or animal, found dead or torn by wild animals.
Compared to NIV1984The priests must not eat anything, whether bird or animal, found dead or torn by wild animals.
Compared to TNIVThe priests must not eat anything, whether bird or animal, found dead or torn by wild animals.

2 Thessalonians 2:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἰς τὸ μὴ ταχέως σαλευθῆναι ὑμᾶς ἀπὸ τοῦ νοὸς ⸀μηδὲ θροεῖσθαι μήτε διὰ πνεύματος μήτε διὰ λόγου μήτε δι’ ἐπιστολῆς ὡς δι’ ἡμῶν, ὡς ὅτι ἐνέστηκεν ἡ ἡμέρα τοῦ ⸀κυρίου.
SBLGNT apparatusμηδὲ WH Treg NIV ] μήτε RP • κυρίου WH Treg NIV ] Χριστοῦ RP
NIV1984not to become easily unsettled or alarmed by some prophecy, report or letter supposed to have come from us, saying that the day of the Lord has already come.
TNIVnot to become easily unsettled or alarmed by the teaching allegedly from us--whether by a prophecy or by word of mouth or by letter--asserting that the day of the Lord has already come.
NIV2011not to become easily unsettled or alarmed by the teaching allegedly from us--whether by a prophecy or by word of mouth or by letter--asserting that the day of the Lord has already come.
Compared to NIV1984not to become easily unsettled or alarmed by somethe teaching allegedly from us--whether by a prophecy, report or letterby supposedword toof havemouth comeor fromby us, sayingletter--asserting that the day of the Lord has already come.
Compared to TNIVnot to become easily unsettled or alarmed by the teaching allegedly from us--whether by a prophecy or by word of mouth or by letter--asserting that the day of the Lord has already come.


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