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

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The word 'Knee' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (6 times) than it does in the TNIV (7 times). The word 'Knee' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Knee' 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 NIV20113100.0%

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

Verses where Knee was removed

Ezekiel 7:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכָּל־ הַיָּדַ֖יִם תִּרְפֶּ֑ינָה וְכָל־ בִּרְכַּ֖יִם תֵּלַ֥כְנָה מָּֽיִם׃
NIV1984Every hand will go limp, and every knee will become as weak as water.
TNIVEvery hand will go limp; every knee will be wet with urine.
NIV2011Every hand will go limp; every leg will be wet with urine.
Compared to NIV1984Every hand will go limp, and ; every kneeleg will becomebe aswet weakwith as waterurine.
Compared to TNIVEvery hand will go limp; every kneeleg will be wet with urine.

Ezekiel 21:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבֶּן־ אָדָ֗ם שִׂ֤ים פָּנֶ֙יךָ֙ אֶל־ יְר֣וּשָׁלִַ֔ם וְהַטֵּ֖ף אֶל־ מִקְדָּשִׁ֑ים וְהִנָּבֵ֖א אֶל־ אַדְמַ֥ת יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984And when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every knee become as weak as water.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
TNIVAnd when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every knee be wet with urine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
NIV2011And when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt with fear and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every leg will be wet with urine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
Compared to NIV1984And when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt with fear and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every kneeleg becomewill asbe weakwet aswith waterurine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
Compared to TNIVAnd when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt with fear and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every kneeleg will be wet with urine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."

Verses where Knee was added

Hosea 5:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְשַׁחֲטָ֥ה שֵׂטִ֖ים הֶעְמִ֑יקוּ וַאֲנִ֖י מוּסָ֥ר לְכֻלָּֽם׃
NIV1984The rebels are deep in slaughter. I will discipline all of them.
TNIVThe rebels are deep in slaughter. I will discipline all of them.
NIV2011The rebels are knee-deep in slaughter. I will discipline all of them.
Compared to NIV1984The rebels are knee-deep in slaughter. I will discipline all of them.
Compared to TNIVThe rebels are knee-deep in slaughter. I will discipline all of them.


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