Verses where 'about' has been added or removed from the TNIV

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The word 'About' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the TNIV (901 times). The word 'About' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 8 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'About' was added or removed from a verse in the TNIV 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.

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New text in NIV201116100.0%

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

Verses where About was removed

Leviticus 11:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְזֶ֤ה לָכֶם֙ הַטָּמֵ֔א בַּשֶּׁ֖רֶץ הַשֹּׁרֵ֣ץ עַל־ הָאָ֑רֶץ הַחֹ֥לֶד וְהָעַכְבָּ֖ר וְהַצָּ֥ב לְמִינֵֽהוּ׃
NIV1984"'Of the animals that move about on the ground, these are unclean for you: the weasel, the rat, any kind of great lizard,
TNIV"'Of the animals that move about on the ground, these are unclean for you: the weasel, the rat, any kind of great lizard,
NIV2011"'Of the animals that move along the ground, these are unclean for you: the weasel, the rat, any kind of great lizard,
Compared to NIV1984"'Of the animals that move about onalong the ground, these are unclean for you: the weasel, the rat, any kind of great lizard,
Compared to TNIV"'Of the animals that move about onalong the ground, these are unclean for you: the weasel, the rat, any kind of great lizard,

Leviticus 11:41

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְכָל־ הַשֶּׁ֖רֶץ הַשֹּׁרֵ֣ץ עַל־ הָאָ֑רֶץ שֶׁ֥קֶץ ה֖וּא לֹ֥א יֵאָכֵֽל׃
NIV1984"'Every creature that moves about on the ground is detestable; it is not to be eaten.
TNIV"'Every creature that moves about on the ground is to be regarded as unclean; it is not to be eaten.
NIV2011"'Every creature that moves along the ground is to be regarded as unclean; it is not to be eaten.
Compared to NIV1984"'Every creature that moves aboutalong on the ground is detestableto be regarded as unclean; it is not to be eaten.
Compared to TNIV"'Every creature that moves about onalong the ground is to be regarded as unclean; it is not to be eaten.

Leviticus 11:42

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּל֩ הוֹלֵ֨ךְ עַל־ גָּח֜וֹ5ן וְכֹ֣ל ׀ הוֹלֵ֣ךְ עַל־ אַרְבַּ֗ע עַ֚ד כָּל־ מַרְבֵּ֣ה רַגְלַ֔יִם לְכָל־ הַשֶּׁ֖רֶץ הַשֹּׁרֵ֣ץ עַל־ הָאָ֑רֶץ לֹ֥א תֹאכְל֖וּם כִּי־ שֶׁ֥קֶץ הֵֽם׃
NIV1984You are not to eat any creature that moves about on the ground, whether it moves on its belly or walks on all fours or on many feet; it is detestable.
TNIVYou are not to eat any creature that moves about on the ground, whether it moves on its belly or walks on all fours or on many feet; it is unclean.
NIV2011You are not to eat any creature that moves along the ground, whether it moves on its belly or walks on all fours or on many feet; it is unclean.
Compared to NIV1984You are not to eat any creature that moves aboutalong on the ground, whether it moves on its belly or walks on all fours or on many feet; it is detestableunclean.
Compared to TNIVYou are not to eat any creature that moves about onalong the ground, whether it moves on its belly or walks on all fours or on many feet; it is unclean.

Leviticus 11:44

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֣י אֲנִ֣י יְהוָה֮ אֱלֹֽהֵיכֶם֒ וְהִתְקַדִּשְׁתֶּם֙ וִהְיִיתֶ֣ם קְדֹשִׁ֔ים כִּ֥י קָד֖וֹשׁ אָ֑נִי וְלֹ֤א תְטַמְּאוּ֙ אֶת־ נַפְשֹׁ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם בְּכָל־ הַשֶּׁ֖רֶץ הָרֹמֵ֥שׂ עַל־ הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984I am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy. Do not make yourselves unclean by any creature that moves about on the ground.
TNIVI am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy. Do not make yourselves unclean by any creature that moves about on the ground.
NIV2011I am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy. Do not make yourselves unclean by any creature that moves along the ground.
Compared to NIV1984I am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy. Do not make yourselves unclean by any creature that moves about onalong the ground.
Compared to TNIVI am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy. Do not make yourselves unclean by any creature that moves about onalong the ground.

Judges 19:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָ֣ה כָל־ הָרֹאֶ֗ה וְאָמַר֙ לֹֽא־ נִהְיְתָ֤ה וְלֹֽא־ נִרְאֲתָה֙ כָּזֹ֔את לְמִיּ֞וֹם עֲל֤וֹת בְּנֵֽי־ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרַ֔יִם עַ֖ד הַיּ֣וֹם הַזֶּ֑ה שִֽׂימוּ־ לָכֶ֥ם עָלֶ֖יהָ עֻ֥צוּ וְדַבֵּֽרוּ׃
NIV1984Everyone who saw it said, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Think about it! Consider it! Tell us what to do!"
TNIVEveryone who saw it said, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Think about it! Consider it! Tell us what to do!"
NIV2011Everyone who saw it was saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Just imagine! We must do something! So speak up!"
Compared to NIV1984Everyone who saw it saidwas saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. ThinkJust about itimagine! ConsiderWe it! Tellmust usdo whatsomething! So tospeak doup!"
Compared to TNIVEveryone who saw it saidwas saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. ThinkJust about itimagine! ConsiderWe it! Tellmust usdo whatsomething! So tospeak doup!"

Job 38:36

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמִי־ שָׁ֭ת בַּטֻּח֣וֹת חָכְמָ֑ה א֤וֹ מִֽי־ נָתַ֖ן לַשֶּׂ֣כְוִי בִינָֽה׃
NIV1984Who endowed the heart with wisdom or gave understanding to the mind?
TNIVWho gives the ibis wisdom about the flooding of the Nile, or gives the rooster understanding of when to crow?
NIV2011Who gives the ibis wisdom or gives the rooster understanding?
Compared to NIV1984Who endowedgives the heartibis with wisdom or gavegives understanding to the mindrooster understanding?
Compared to TNIVWho gives the ibis wisdom about the flooding of the Nile, or gives the rooster understanding of when to crow?

Matthew 13:52

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ εἶπεν αὐτοῖς· Διὰ τοῦτο πᾶς γραμματεὺς μαθητευθεὶς ⸂τῇ βασιλείᾳ⸃ τῶν οὐρανῶν ὅμοιός ἐστιν ἀνθρώπῳ οἰκοδεσπότῃ ὅστις ἐκβάλλει ἐκ τοῦ θησαυροῦ αὐτοῦ καινὰ καὶ παλαιά.
SBLGNT apparatusτῇ βασιλείᾳ WH Treg NIV ] εἰς τὴν βασιλείαν RP
NIV1984He said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has been instructed about the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
TNIVHe said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has been instructed about the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
NIV2011He said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has become a disciple in the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
Compared to NIV1984He said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has beenbecome instructeda aboutdisciple in the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
Compared to TNIVHe said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has beenbecome instructeda aboutdisciple in the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."

1 John 2:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὅτι πᾶν τὸ ἐν τῷ κόσμῳ, ἡ ἐπιθυμία τῆς σαρκὸς καὶ ἡ ἐπιθυμία τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν καὶ ἡ ἀλαζονεία τοῦ βίου, οὐκ ἔστιν ἐκ τοῦ πατρός, ἀλλὰ ἐκ τοῦ κόσμου ἐστίν·
NIV1984For everything in the world--the cravings of sinful man, the lust of his eyes and the boasting of what he has and does--comes not from the Father but from the world.
TNIVFor everything in the world--the cravings of sinful people, the lust of their eyes and their boasting about what they have and do--comes not from the Father but from the world.
NIV2011For everything in the world--the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life--comes not from the Father but from the world.
Compared to NIV1984For everything in the world--the cravingslust of sinfulthe manflesh, the lust of histhe eyes , and the boastingpride of what he has and doeslife--comes not from the Father but from the world.
Compared to TNIVFor everything in the world--the cravingslust of sinfulthe peopleflesh, the lust of theirthe eyes , and theirthe boastingpride aboutof what they have and dolife--comes not from the Father but from the world.

Verses where About was added

Genesis 1:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּבְרָ֣א אֱלֹהִ֔ים אֶת־ הַתַּנִּינִ֖ם הַגְּדֹלִ֑ים וְאֵ֣ת כָּל־ נֶ֣פֶשׁ הַֽחַיָּ֣ה ׀ הָֽרֹמֶ֡שֶׂת אֲשֶׁר֩ שָׁרְצ֨וּ הַמַּ֜יִם לְמִֽינֵהֶ֗ם וְאֵ֨ת כָּל־ ע֤וֹף כָּנָף֙ לְמִינֵ֔הוּ וַיַּ֥רְא אֱלֹהִ֖ים כִּי־ טֽוֹב׃
NIV1984So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living and moving thing with which the water teems, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.
TNIVSo God created the great creatures of the sea and every living and moving thing with which the water teems, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.
NIV2011So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living thing with which the water teems and that moves about in it, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.
Compared to NIV1984So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living and moving thing with which the water teems and that moves about in it, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.
Compared to TNIVSo God created the great creatures of the sea and every living and moving thing with which the water teems and that moves about in it, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.

Genesis 9:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכָּל־ רֶ֙מֶשׂ֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר הוּא־ חַ֔י לָכֶ֥ם יִהְיֶ֖ה לְאָכְלָ֑ה כְּיֶ֣רֶק עֵ֔שֶׂב נָתַ֥תִּי לָכֶ֖ם אֶת־ כֹּֽל׃
NIV1984Everything that lives and moves will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything.
TNIVEverything that lives and moves will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything.
NIV2011Everything that lives and moves about will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything.
Compared to NIV1984Everything that lives and moves about will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything.
Compared to TNIVEverything that lives and moves about will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything.

Job 42:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיְהִ֗י אַחַ֨ר דִּבֶּ֧ר יְהוָ֛ה אֶת־ הַדְּבָרִ֥ים הָאֵ֖לֶּה אֶל־ אִיּ֑וֹב וַיֹּ֨אמֶר יְהוָ֜ה אֶל־ אֱלִיפַ֣ז הַתֵּֽימָנִ֗י חָרָ֨ה אַפִּ֤י בְךָ֙ וּבִשְׁנֵ֣י רֵעֶ֔יךָ כִּ֠י לֹ֣א דִבַּרְתֶּ֥ם אֵלַ֛י נְכוֹנָ֖ה כְּעַבְדִּ֥י אִיּֽוֹב׃
NIV1984After the LORD had said these things to Job, he said to Eliphaz the Temanite, "I am angry with you and your two friends, because you have not spoken of me what is right, as my servant Job has.
TNIVAfter the LORD had said these things to Job, he said to Eliphaz the Temanite, "I am angry with you and your two friends, because you have not spoken of me what is right, as my servant Job has.
NIV2011After the LORD had said these things to Job, he said to Eliphaz the Temanite, "I am angry with you and your two friends, because you have not spoken the truth about me, as my servant Job has.
Compared to NIV1984After the LORD had said these things to Job, he said to Eliphaz the Temanite, "I am angry with you and your two friends, because you have not spoken ofthe metruth whatabout is rightme, as my servant Job has.
Compared to TNIVAfter the LORD had said these things to Job, he said to Eliphaz the Temanite, "I am angry with you and your two friends, because you have not spoken ofthe metruth whatabout is rightme, as my servant Job has.

Job 42:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעַתָּ֡ה קְחֽוּ־ לָכֶ֣ם שִׁבְעָֽה־ פָרִים֩ וְשִׁבְעָ֨ה אֵילִ֜ים וּלְכ֣וּ ׀ אֶל־ עַבְדִּ֣י אִיּ֗וֹב וְהַעֲלִיתֶ֤ם עוֹלָה֙ בַּֽעַדְכֶ֔ם וְאִיּ֣וֹב עַבְדִּ֔י יִתְפַּלֵּ֖ל עֲלֵיכֶ֑ם כִּ֧י אִם־ פָּנָ֣יו אֶשָּׂ֗א לְבִלְתִּ֞י עֲשׂ֤וֹת עִמָּכֶם֙ נְבָלָ֔ה כִּ֠י לֹ֣א דִבַּרְתֶּ֥ם אֵלַ֛י נְכוֹנָ֖ה כְּעַבְדִּ֥י אִיּֽוֹב׃
NIV1984So now take seven bulls and seven rams and go to my servant Job and sacrifice a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you, and I will accept his prayer and not deal with you according to your folly. You have not spoken of me what is right, as my servant Job has."
TNIVSo now take seven bulls and seven rams and go to my servant Job and sacrifice a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you, and I will accept his prayer and not deal with you according to your folly. You have not spoken of me what is right, as my servant Job has."
NIV2011So now take seven bulls and seven rams and go to my servant Job and sacrifice a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you, and I will accept his prayer and not deal with you according to your folly. You have not spoken the truth about me, as my servant Job has."
Compared to NIV1984So now take seven bulls and seven rams and go to my servant Job and sacrifice a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you, and I will accept his prayer and not deal with you according to your folly. You have not spoken ofthe metruth whatabout is rightme, as my servant Job has."
Compared to TNIVSo now take seven bulls and seven rams and go to my servant Job and sacrifice a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you, and I will accept his prayer and not deal with you according to your folly. You have not spoken ofthe metruth whatabout is rightme, as my servant Job has."

Matthew 11:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὉ δὲ Ἰωάννης ἀκούσας ἐν τῷ δεσμωτηρίῳ τὰ ἔργα τοῦ χριστοῦ πέμψας ⸀διὰ τῶν μαθητῶν αὐτοῦ
SBLGNT apparatusδιὰ WH Treg NIV ] δύο RP
NIV1984When John heard in prison what Christ was doing, he sent his disciples
TNIVWhen John heard in prison what the Messiah was doing, he sent his disciples
NIV2011When John, who was in prison, heard about the deeds of the Messiah, he sent his disciples
Compared to NIV1984When John, who heardwas in prison, heard whatabout Christthe wasdeeds doingof the Messiah, he sent his disciples
Compared to TNIVWhen John, who heardwas in prison, heard whatabout the Messiahdeeds wasof doingthe Messiah, he sent his disciples

John 1:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT(Ἰωάννης μαρτυρεῖ περὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ κέκραγεν λέγων· Οὗτος ἦν ⸂ὃν εἶπον⸃· Ὁ ὀπίσω μου ἐρχόμενος ἔμπροσθέν μου γέγονεν, ὅτι πρῶτός μου ἦν·)
SBLGNT apparatusὃν εἶπον Treg NIV RP ] ὁ εἰπών WH
NIV1984John testifies concerning him. He cries out, saying, "This was he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'"
TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
NIV2011(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is the one I spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
Compared to NIV1984(John testifiestestified concerning him. He criescried out, saying, "This wasis hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'".'")
Compared to TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")

Hebrews 11:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἜστιν δὲ πίστις ἐλπιζομένων ὑπόστασις, πραγμάτων ἔλεγχος οὐ βλεπομένων·
NIV1984Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.
TNIVNow faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.
NIV2011Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.
Compared to NIV1984Now faith is beingconfidence surein of what we hope for and certainassurance ofabout what we do not see.
Compared to TNIVNow faith is beingconfidence surein of what we hope for and certainassurance ofabout what we do not see.

3 John 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐχάρην γὰρ λίαν ἐρχομένων ἀδελφῶν καὶ μαρτυρούντων σου τῇ ἀληθείᾳ, καθὼς σὺ ἐν ἀληθείᾳ περιπατεῖς.
NIV1984It gave me great joy to have some brothers come and tell about your faithfulness to the truth and how you continue to walk in the truth.
TNIVIt gave me great joy to have some believers come and testify to your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.
NIV2011It gave me great joy when some believers came and testified about your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.
Compared to NIV1984It gave me great joy towhen have some brothersbelievers comecame and telltestified about your faithfulness to the truth, telling and how you continue to walk in the truthit.
Compared to TNIVIt gave me great joy towhen have some believers comecame and testifytestified toabout your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.


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