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

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The word 'Been' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (918 times) than it does in the TNIV (920 times). The word 'Been' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Been' 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.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
Uses NIV1984 text116.7%
New text in NIV2011583.3%

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

Verses where Been was removed

Isaiah 26:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהָרִ֣ינוּ חַ֔לְנוּ כְּמ֖וֹ יָלַ֣דְנוּ ר֑וּחַ יְשׁוּעֹת֙ בַּל־ נַ֣עֲשֶׂה אֶ֔רֶץ וּבַֽל־ יִפְּל֖וּ יֹשְׁבֵ֥י תֵבֵֽל׃
NIV1984We were with child, we writhed in pain, but we gave birth to wind. We have not brought salvation to the earth; we have not given birth to people of the world.
TNIVWe were with child, we writhed in pain, but we gave birth to wind. We have not brought salvation to the earth, and the people of the world have not been reborn.
NIV2011We were with child, we writhed in labor, but we gave birth to wind. We have not brought salvation to the earth, and the people of the world have not come to life.
Compared to NIV1984We were with child, we writhed in painlabor, but we gave birth to wind. We have not brought salvation to the earth; we, and havethe not given birth to people of the world have not come to life.
Compared to TNIVWe were with child, we writhed in painlabor, but we gave birth to wind. We have not brought salvation to the earth, and the people of the world have not beencome rebornto life.

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."

Luke 2:37

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTκαὶ αὐτὴ χήρα ⸀ἕως ἐτῶν ὀγδοήκοντα τεσσάρων,) ἣ οὐκ ⸀ἀφίστατο τοῦ ἱεροῦ νηστείαις καὶ δεήσεσιν λατρεύουσα νύκτα καὶ ἡμέραν.
SBLGNT apparatusἕως WH Treg NIV ] ὡς RP • ἀφίστατο WH Treg NIV ] + ἀπὸ RP
NIV1984and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
TNIVand then had been a widow for eighty-four years. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
NIV2011and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
Compared to NIV1984and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
Compared to TNIVand then hadwas been a widow foruntil she was eighty-four years. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.

Luke 17:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἘπερωτηθεὶς δὲ ὑπὸ τῶν Φαρισαίων πότε ἔρχεται ἡ βασιλεία τοῦ θεοῦ ἀπεκρίθη αὐτοῖς καὶ εἶπεν· Οὐκ ἔρχεται ἡ βασιλεία τοῦ θεοῦ μετὰ παρατηρήσεως,
NIV1984Once, having been asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, "The kingdom of God does not come with your careful observation,
TNIVOnce, having been asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, "The coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can be observed,
NIV2011Once, on being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, "The coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can be observed,
Compared to NIV1984Once, havingon beenbeing asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, "The coming of the kingdom of God doesis not comesomething withthat yourcan carefulbe observationobserved,
Compared to TNIVOnce, havingon beenbeing asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, "The coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can be observed,

Verses where Been was added

Judges 2:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְגַ֤ם אֶל־ שֹֽׁפְטֵיהֶם֙ לֹ֣א שָׁמֵ֔עוּ כִּ֣י זָנ֗וּ אַֽחֲרֵי֙ אֱלֹהִ֣ים אֲחֵרִ֔ים וַיִּֽשְׁתַּחֲו֖וּ לָהֶ֑ם סָ֣רוּ מַהֵ֗ר מִן־ הַדֶּ֜רֶךְ אֲשֶׁ֨ר הָלְכ֧וּ אֲבוֹתָ֛ם לִשְׁמֹ֥עַ מִצְוֺת־ יְהוָ֖ה לֹא־ עָ֥שׂוּ כֵֽן׃
NIV1984Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. Unlike their fathers, they quickly turned from the way in which their fathers had walked, the way of obedience to the LORD's commands.
TNIVYet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. Unlike their ancestors, they quickly turned from following the way of their ancestors, the way of obedience to the LORD's commands.
NIV2011Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. They quickly turned from the ways of their ancestors, who had been obedient to the LORD's commands.
Compared to NIV1984Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. UnlikeThey their fathers, they quickly turned from the wayways inof which their fathersancestors, who had walked, thebeen way of obedienceobedient to the LORD's commands.
Compared to TNIVYet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. UnlikeThey their ancestors, they quickly turned from following the wayways of their ancestors, thewho wayhad ofbeen obedienceobedient to the LORD's commands.

2 Kings 13:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוֶֽאֱלִישָׁע֙ חָלָ֣ה אֶת־ חָלְי֔וֹ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יָמ֖וּת בּ֑וֹ וַיֵּ֨רֶד אֵלָ֜יו יוֹאָ֣שׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל וַיֵּ֤בְךְּ עַל־ פָּנָיו֙ וַיֹּאמַ֔ר אָבִ֣י ׀ אָבִ֔י רֶ֥כֶב יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל וּפָרָשָֽׁיו׃
NIV1984Now Elisha was suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
TNIVNow Elisha was suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
NIV2011Now Elisha had been suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
Compared to NIV1984Now Elisha washad been suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
Compared to TNIVNow Elisha washad been suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"


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