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

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The word 'Select' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (8 times) than it does in the TNIV (7 times). The word 'Select' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Select' 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 Select was removed

Isaiah 40:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהַֽמְסֻכָּ֣ן תְּרוּמָ֔ה עֵ֥ץ לֹֽא־ יִרְקַ֖ב יִבְחָ֑ר חָרָ֤שׁ חָכָם֙ יְבַקֶּשׁ־ ל֔וֹ לְהָכִ֥ין פֶּ֖סֶל לֹ֥א יִמּֽוֹט׃
NIV1984A man too poor to present such an offering selects wood that will not rot. He looks for a skilled craftsman to set up an idol that will not topple.
TNIVPeople too poor to present such an offering select wood that will not rot. They look for a skilled worker to set up an idol that will not topple.
NIV2011A person too poor to present such an offering selects wood that will not rot; they look for a skilled worker to set up an idol that will not topple.
Compared to NIV1984A manperson too poor to present such an offering selects wood that will not rot. He; they lookslook for a skilled craftsmanworker to set up an idol that will not topple.
Compared to TNIVPeopleA person too poor to present such an offering selectselects wood that will not rot. They; they look for a skilled worker to set up an idol that will not topple.

Verses where Select was added

Judges 20:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמִכֹּ֣ל ׀ הָעָ֣ם הַזֶּ֗ה שְׁבַ֤ע מֵאוֹת֙ אִ֣ישׁ בָּח֔וּר אִטֵּ֖ר יַד־ יְמִינ֑וֹ כָּל־ זֶ֗ה קֹלֵ֧עַ בָּאֶ֛בֶן אֶל־ הַֽשַּׂעֲרָ֖ה וְלֹ֥א יַחֲטִֽא׃
NIV1984Among all these soldiers there were seven hundred chosen men who were left-handed, each of whom could sling a stone at a hair and not miss.
TNIVAmong all these soldiers there were seven hundred who were left-handed, each of whom could sling a stone at a hair and not miss.
NIV2011Among all these soldiers there were seven hundred select troops who were left-handed, each of whom could sling a stone at a hair and not miss.
Compared to NIV1984Among all these soldiers there were seven hundred chosenselect mentroops who were left-handed, each of whom could sling a stone at a hair and not miss.
Compared to TNIVAmong all these soldiers there were seven hundred select troops who were left-handed, each of whom could sling a stone at a hair and not miss.

1 Samuel 26:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיָּ֣קָם שָׁא֗וּל וַיֵּ֙רֶד֙ אֶל־ מִדְבַּר־ זִ֔יף וְאִתּ֛וֹ שְׁלֹֽשֶׁת־ אֲלָפִ֥ים אִ֖ישׁ בְּחוּרֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל לְבַקֵּ֥שׁ אֶת־ דָּוִ֖ד בְּמִדְבַּר־ זִֽיף׃
NIV1984So Saul went down to the Desert of Ziph, with his three thousand chosen men of Israel, to search there for David.
TNIVSo Saul went down to the Desert of Ziph, with his three thousand able young Israelites, to search there for David.
NIV2011So Saul went down to the Desert of Ziph, with his three thousand select Israelite troops, to search there for David.
Compared to NIV1984So Saul went down to the Desert of Ziph, with his three thousand chosenselect menIsraelite of Israeltroops, to search there for David.
Compared to TNIVSo Saul went down to the Desert of Ziph, with his three thousand ableselect youngIsraelite Israelitestroops, to search there for David.


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