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

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The word 'Great' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (685 times) than it does in the TNIV (688 times). The word 'Great' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Great' 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
New text in NIV20117100.0%

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

Verses where Great was removed

Exodus 14:31

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּ֨רְא יִשְׂרָאֵ֜ל אֶת־ הַיָּ֣ד הַגְּדֹלָ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֨ר עָשָׂ֤ה יְהוָה֙ בְּמִצְרַ֔יִם וַיִּֽירְא֥וּ הָעָ֖ם אֶת־ יְהוָ֑ה וַיַּֽאֲמִ֙ינוּ֙ בַּֽיהוָ֔ה וּבְמֹשֶׁ֖ה עַבְדּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984And when the Israelites saw the great power the LORD displayed against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD and put their trust in him and in Moses his servant.
TNIVAnd when the Israelites saw the great power the LORD displayed against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD and put their trust in him and in Moses his servant.
NIV2011And when the Israelites saw the mighty hand of the LORD displayed against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD and put their trust in him and in Moses his servant.
Compared to NIV1984And when the Israelites saw the greatmighty powerhand of the LORD displayed against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD and put their trust in him and in Moses his servant.
Compared to TNIVAnd when the Israelites saw the greatmighty powerhand of the LORD displayed against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD and put their trust in him and in Moses his servant.

Psalms 31:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSתֵּ֥אָלַ֗מְנָה3 שִׂפְתֵ֫י שָׁ֥קֶר הַדֹּבְר֖וֹת עַל־ צַדִּ֥יק עָתָ֗ק בְּגַאֲוָ֥ה וָבֽוּז׃
NIV1984How great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you bestow in the sight of men on those who take refuge in you.
TNIVHow great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you bestow in the sight of all on those who take refuge in you.
NIV2011How abundant are the good things that you have stored up for those who fear you, that you bestow in the sight of all, on those who take refuge in you.
Compared to NIV1984How greatabundant isare yourthe goodness, whichgood things that you have stored up for those who fear you, whichthat you bestow in the sight of men all, on those who take refuge in you.
Compared to TNIVHow greatabundant isare yourthe goodness, whichgood things that you have stored up for those who fear you, whichthat you bestow in the sight of all , on those who take refuge in you.

Psalms 68:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSחַיָּתְךָ֥ יָֽשְׁבוּ־ בָ֑הּ תָּ֤כִ֥ין בְּטוֹבָתְךָ֖ לֶעָנִ֣י אֱלֹהִֽים׃
NIV1984The Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it:
TNIVThe Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it:
NIV2011The Lord announces the word, and the women who proclaim it are a mighty throng:
Compared to NIV1984The Lord announcedannounces the word, and greatthe waswomen thewho companyproclaim ofit thoseare whoa proclaimedmighty itthrong:
Compared to TNIVThe Lord announcedannounces the word, and greatthe waswomen thewho companyproclaim ofit thoseare whoa proclaimedmighty itthrong:

Jeremiah 14:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאִם־ עֲוֺנֵ֙ינוּ֙ עָ֣נוּ בָ֔נוּ יְהוָ֕ה עֲשֵׂ֖ה לְמַ֣עַן שְׁמֶ֑ךָ כִּֽי־ רַבּ֥וּ מְשׁוּבֹתֵ֖ינוּ לְךָ֥ חָטָֽאנוּ׃
NIV1984Although our sins testify against us, O LORD, do something for the sake of your name. For our backsliding is great; we have sinned against you.
TNIVAlthough our sins testify against us, do something, LORD, for the sake of your name. For our backsliding is great; we have sinned against you.
NIV2011Although our sins testify against us, do something, LORD, for the sake of your name. For we have often rebelled; we have sinned against you.
Compared to NIV1984Although our sins testify against us, O LORD, do something , LORD, for the sake of your name. For ourwe backslidinghave isoften greatrebelled; we have sinned against you.
Compared to TNIVAlthough our sins testify against us, do something, LORD, for the sake of your name. For ourwe backslidinghave isoften greatrebelled; we have sinned against you.

Revelation 11:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΚαὶ ἠνοίγη ὁ ναὸς τοῦ θεοῦ ⸀ὁ ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ, καὶ ὤφθη ἡ κιβωτὸς τῆς διαθήκης ⸀αὐτοῦ ἐν τῷ ναῷ αὐτοῦ· καὶ ἐγένοντο ἀστραπαὶ καὶ φωναὶ καὶ βρονταὶ ⸂καὶ σεισμὸς⸃ καὶ χάλαζα μεγάλη.
SBLGNT apparatusὁ WH Treg NIV ] – RP • αὐτοῦ WH Treg NIV ] τοῦ κυρίου RP • καὶ σεισμὸς WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984Then God's temple in heaven was opened, and within his temple was seen the ark of his covenant. And there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake and a great hailstorm.
TNIVThen God's temple in heaven was opened, and within his temple was seen the ark of his covenant. And there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake and a great hailstorm.
NIV2011Then God's temple in heaven was opened, and within his temple was seen the ark of his covenant. And there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake and a severe hailstorm.
Compared to NIV1984Then God's temple in heaven was opened, and within his temple was seen the ark of his covenant. And there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake and a greatsevere hailstorm.
Compared to TNIVThen God's temple in heaven was opened, and within his temple was seen the ark of his covenant. And there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake and a greatsevere hailstorm.

Verses where Great was added

Isaiah 16:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס שָׁמַ֥עְנוּ גְאוֹן־ מוֹאָ֖ב גֵּ֣א מְאֹ֑ד גַּאֲוָת֧וֹ וּגְאוֹנ֛וֹ וְעֶבְרָת֖וֹ לֹא־ כֵ֥ן בַּדָּֽיו׃
NIV1984We have heard of Moab's pride-- her overweening pride and conceit, her pride and her insolence-- but her boasts are empty.
TNIVWe have heard of Moab's pride-- her overweening pride and conceit, her pride and her insolence-- but her boasts are empty.
NIV2011We have heard of Moab's pride-- how great is her arrogance!-- of her conceit, her pride and her insolence; but her boasts are empty.
Compared to NIV1984We have heard of Moab's pride-- herhow overweeninggreat prideis andher arrogance!-- of her conceit, her pride and her insolence-- ; but her boasts are empty.
Compared to TNIVWe have heard of Moab's pride-- herhow overweeninggreat prideis andher arrogance!-- of her conceit, her pride and her insolence-- ; but her boasts are empty.

Jeremiah 48:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשָׁמַ֥עְנוּ גְאוֹן־ מוֹאָ֖ב גֵּאֶ֣ה מְאֹ֑ד גָּבְה֧וֹ וּגְאוֹנ֛וֹ וְגַאֲוָת֖וֹ וְרֻ֥ם לִבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"We have heard of Moab's pride-- her overweening pride and conceit, her pride and arrogance and the haughtiness of her heart.
TNIV"We have heard of Moab's pride-- her overweening pride and conceit, her pride and arrogance and the haughtiness of her heart.
NIV2011"We have heard of Moab's pride-- how great is her arrogance!-- of her insolence, her pride, her conceit and the haughtiness of her heart.
Compared to NIV1984"We have heard of Moab's pride-- herhow overweeninggreat prideis andher conceitarrogance!-- of her insolence, her pride, her and arroganceconceit and the haughtiness of her heart.
Compared to TNIV"We have heard of Moab's pride-- herhow overweeninggreat prideis andher conceitarrogance!-- of her insolence, her pride, her and arroganceconceit and the haughtiness of her heart.


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