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

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The word 'Mortal' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (25 times) than it does in the TNIV (24 times). The word 'Mortal' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Mortal' 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 text120.0%
New text in NIV2011480.0%

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

Verses where Mortal was removed

Job 32:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSפֶּן־ תֹּ֣֭אמְרוּ מָצָ֣אנוּ חָכְמָ֑ה אֵ֖ל יִדְּפֶ֣נּוּ לֹא־ אִֽישׁ׃
NIV1984Do not say, 'We have found wisdom; let God refute him, not man.'
TNIVDo not say, 'We have found wisdom; let God refute him, not a mere mortal.'
NIV2011Do not say, 'We have found wisdom; let God, not a man, refute him.'
Compared to NIV1984Do not say, 'We have found wisdom; let God refute him, not a man, refute him.'
Compared to TNIVDo not say, 'We have found wisdom; let God refute him, not a mereman, refute mortalhim.'

Acts 12:22

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ δῆμος ἐπεφώνει· ⸂Θεοῦ φωνὴ⸃ καὶ οὐκ ἀνθρώπου.
SBLGNT apparatusΘεοῦ φωνὴ WH Treg NIV ] Φωνὴ θεοῦ RP
NIV1984They shouted, "This is the voice of a god, not of a man."
TNIVThey shouted, "This is the voice of a god, not of a mere mortal."
NIV2011They shouted, "This is the voice of a god, not of a man."
Compared to NIV1984They shouted, "This is the voice of a god, not of a man."
Compared to TNIVThey shouted, "This is the voice of a god, not of a mere mortalman."

Verses where Mortal was added

Job 13:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהֲ֭טוֹב כִּֽי־ יַחְקֹ֣ר אֶתְכֶ֑ם אִם־ כְּהָתֵ֥ל בֶּ֝אֱנ֗וֹשׁ תְּהָתֵ֥לּוּ בֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Would it turn out well if he examined you? Could you deceive him as you might deceive men?
TNIVWould it turn out well if he examined you? Could you deceive him as you might deceive mortals?
NIV2011Would it turn out well if he examined you? Could you deceive him as you might deceive a mortal?
Compared to NIV1984Would it turn out well if he examined you? Could you deceive him as you might deceive mena mortal?
Compared to TNIVWould it turn out well if he examined you? Could you deceive him as you might deceive mortalsa mortal?

Psalms 9:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSקוּמָ֣ה יְ֭הוָה אַל־ יָעֹ֣ז אֱנ֑וֹשׁ יִשָּׁפְט֥וּ ג֝וֹיִ֗ם עַל־ פָּנֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984Strike them with terror, O LORD; let the nations know they are but men. Selah
TNIVStrike them with terror, LORD; let the nations know they are only mortals.
NIV2011Strike them with terror, LORD; let the nations know they are only mortal.
Compared to NIV1984Strike them with terror, O LORD; let the nations know they are butonly men. Selahmortal.
Compared to TNIVStrike them with terror, LORD; let the nations know they are only mortalsmortal.

Micah 6:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהִגִּ֥יד לְךָ֛ אָדָ֖ם מַה־ טּ֑וֹב וּמָֽה־ יְהוָ֞ה דּוֹרֵ֣שׁ מִמְּךָ֗ כִּ֣י אִם־ עֲשׂ֤וֹת מִשְׁפָּט֙ וְאַ֣הֲבַת חֶ֔סֶד וְהַצְנֵ֥עַ לֶ֖כֶת עִם־ אֱלֹהֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
TNIVHe has shown all you people what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
NIV2011He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
Compared to NIV1984He has showedshown you, O manmortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
Compared to TNIVHe has shown all you, O people mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.


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