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

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The word 'Some' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (578 times) than it does in the TNIV (583 times). The word 'Some' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Some' 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 text218.2%
New text in NIV2011981.8%

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

Verses where Some was removed

2 Kings 4:39

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֵּצֵ֨א אֶחָ֣ד אֶל־ הַשָּׂדֶה֮ לְלַקֵּ֣ט אֹרֹת֒ וַיִּמְצָא֙ גֶּ֣פֶן שָׂדֶ֔ה וַיְלַקֵּ֥ט מִמֶּ֛נּוּ פַּקֻּעֹ֥ת שָׂדֶ֖ה מְלֹ֣א בִגְד֑וֹ וַיָּבֹ֗א וַיְפַלַּ֛ח אֶל־ סִ֥יר הַנָּזִ֖יד כִּֽי־ לֹ֥א יָדָֽעוּ׃
NIV1984One of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gathered some of its gourds and filled the fold of his cloak. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
TNIVOne of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gathered some of its gourds and filled the fold of his cloak. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
NIV2011One of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine and picked as many of its gourds as his garment could hold. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
Compared to NIV1984One of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gatheredand somepicked as many of its gourds andas filledhis thegarment foldcould of his cloakhold. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.
Compared to TNIVOne of them went out into the fields to gather herbs and found a wild vine. He gatheredand somepicked as many of its gourds andas filledhis thegarment foldcould of his cloakhold. When he returned, he cut them up into the pot of stew, though no one knew what they were.

Nehemiah 6:10

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוַאֲנִי־ בָ֗אתִי בֵּ֣ית שְֽׁמַֽעְיָ֧ה בֶן־ דְּלָיָ֛ה בֶּן־ מְהֵֽיטַבְאֵ֖ל וְה֣וּא עָצ֑וּר וַיֹּ֡אמֶר נִוָּעֵד֩ אֶל־ בֵּ֨ית הָאֱלֹהִ֜ים אֶל־ תּ֣וֹךְ הַֽהֵיכָ֗ל וְנִסְגְּרָה֙ דַּלְת֣וֹת הַהֵיכָ֔ל כִּ֚י בָּאִ֣ים לְהָרְגֶ֔ךָ וְלַ֖יְלָה בָּאִ֥ים לְהָרְגֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984One day I went to the house of Shemaiah son of Delaiah, the son of Mehetabel, who was shut in at his home. He said, "Let us meet in the house of God, inside the temple, and let us close the temple doors, because men are coming to kill you--by night they are coming to kill you."
TNIVOne day I went to the house of Shemaiah son of Delaiah, the son of Mehetabel, who was shut in at his home. He said, "Let us meet in the house of God, inside the temple, and let us close the temple doors, because some people are coming to kill you--by night they are coming to kill you."
NIV2011One day I went to the house of Shemaiah son of Delaiah, the son of Mehetabel, who was shut in at his home. He said, "Let us meet in the house of God, inside the temple, and let us close the temple doors, because men are coming to kill you--by night they are coming to kill you."
Compared to NIV1984One day I went to the house of Shemaiah son of Delaiah, the son of Mehetabel, who was shut in at his home. He said, "Let us meet in the house of God, inside the temple, and let us close the temple doors, because men are coming to kill you--by night they are coming to kill you."
Compared to TNIVOne day I went to the house of Shemaiah son of Delaiah, the son of Mehetabel, who was shut in at his home. He said, "Let us meet in the house of God, inside the temple, and let us close the temple doors, because some peoplemen are coming to kill you--by night they are coming to kill you."

Zechariah 13:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָ֗ה כִּֽי־ יִנָּבֵ֣א אִישׁ֮ עוֹד֒ וְאָמְר֣וּ אֵ֠לָיו אָבִ֨יו וְאִמּ֤וֹ יֹֽלְדָיו֙ לֹ֣א תִֽחְיֶ֔ה כִּ֛י שֶׁ֥קֶר דִּבַּ֖רְתָּ בְּשֵׁ֣ם יְהוָ֑ה וּדְקָרֻ֜הוּ אָבִ֧יהוּ וְאִמּ֛וֹ יֹלְדָ֖יו בְּהִנָּבְאֽוֹ׃
NIV1984And if anyone still prophesies, his father and mother, to whom he was born, will say to him, 'You must die, because you have told lies in the LORD's name.' When he prophesies, his own parents will stab him.
TNIVAnd if some still prophesy, their fathers and mothers, to whom they were born, will say to them, 'You must die, because you have told lies in the LORD's name.' When they prophesy, their own parents will stab them.
NIV2011And if anyone still prophesies, their father and mother, to whom they were born, will say to them, 'You must die, because you have told lies in the LORD's name.' Then their own parents will stab the one who prophesies.
Compared to NIV1984And if anyone still prophesies, histheir father and mother, to whom hethey waswere born, will say to himthem, 'You must die, because you have told lies in the LORD's name.' WhenThen hetheir prophesies, his own parents will stab himthe one who prophesies.
Compared to TNIVAnd if someanyone still prophesyprophesies, their fathersfather and mothersmother, to whom they were born, will say to them, 'You must die, because you have told lies in the LORD's name.' WhenThen they prophesy, their own parents will stab themthe one who prophesies.

Matthew 19:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰσὶν γὰρ εὐνοῦχοι οἵτινες ἐκ κοιλίας μητρὸς ἐγεννήθησαν οὕτως, καὶ εἰσὶν εὐνοῦχοι οἵτινες εὐνουχίσθησαν ὑπὸ τῶν ἀνθρώπων, καὶ εἰσὶν εὐνοῦχοι οἵτινες εὐνούχισαν ἑαυτοὺς διὰ τὴν βασιλείαν τῶν οὐρανῶν. ὁ δυνάμενος χωρεῖν χωρείτω.
NIV1984For some are eunuchs because they were born that way; others were made that way by men; and others have renounced marriage because of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
TNIVFor some are eunuchs because they were born that way; others have been made eunuchs; and others have renounced marriage because of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
NIV2011For there are eunuchs who were born that way, and there are eunuchs who have been made eunuchs by others--and there are those who choose to live like eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
Compared to NIV1984For somethere are eunuchs becausewho they were born that way; others, and werethere madeare thateunuchs waywho have been made eunuchs by men; others--and othersthere haveare renouncedthose marriagewho becausechoose to live like eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
Compared to TNIVFor somethere are eunuchs becausewho they were born that way; others, and there are eunuchs who have been made eunuchs; and by others--and havethere renouncedare marriagethose becausewho choose to live like eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."

Matthew 26:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ συνεβουλεύσαντο ἵνα τὸν Ἰησοῦν δόλῳ κρατήσωσιν καὶ ἀποκτείνωσιν·
NIV1984and they plotted to arrest Jesus in some sly way and kill him.
TNIVand they plotted to arrest Jesus in some sly way and kill him.
NIV2011and they schemed to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.
Compared to NIV1984and they plottedschemed to arrest Jesus in some sly waysecretly and kill him.
Compared to TNIVand they plottedschemed to arrest Jesus in some sly waysecretly and kill him.

Mark 14:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἮν δὲ τὸ πάσχα καὶ τὰ ἄζυμα μετὰ δύο ἡμέρας. καὶ ἐζήτουν οἱ ἀρχιερεῖς καὶ οἱ γραμματεῖς πῶς αὐτὸν ἐν δόλῳ κρατήσαντες ἀποκτείνωσιν,
NIV1984Now the Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were looking for some sly way to arrest Jesus and kill him.
TNIVNow the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were looking for some sly way to arrest Jesus and kill him.
NIV2011Now the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were scheming to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.
Compared to NIV1984Now the Passover and the FeastFestival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were lookingscheming for some sly way to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.
Compared to TNIVNow the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were lookingscheming for some sly way to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him.

Acts 20:30

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐξ ὑμῶν αὐτῶν ἀναστήσονται ἄνδρες λαλοῦντες διεστραμμένα τοῦ ἀποσπᾶν τοὺς μαθητὰς ὀπίσω ⸀ἑαυτῶν·
SBLGNT apparatusἑαυτῶν WH Treg ] αὐτῶν NIV RP
NIV1984Even from your own number men will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them.
TNIVEven from your own number some will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them.
NIV2011Even from your own number men will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them.
Compared to NIV1984Even from your own number men will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them.
Compared to TNIVEven from your own number somemen will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them.

Romans 14:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὋς ⸀μὲν κρίνει ἡμέραν παρ’ ἡμέραν, ὃς δὲ κρίνει πᾶσαν ἡμέραν· ἕκαστος ἐν τῷ ἰδίῳ νοῒ πληροφορείσθω·
SBLGNT apparatusμὲν Treg NIV RP ] + γάρ WH NA
NIV1984One man considers one day more sacred than another; another man considers every day alike. Each one should be fully convinced in his own mind.
TNIVSome consider one day more sacred than another; others consider every day alike. Everyone should be fully convinced in their own mind.
NIV2011One person considers one day more sacred than another; another considers every day alike. Each of them should be fully convinced in their own mind.
Compared to NIV1984One manperson considers one day more sacred than another; another man considers every day alike. Each oneof them should be fully convinced in histheir own mind.
Compared to TNIVSomeOne considerperson considers one day more sacred than another; othersanother considerconsiders every day alike. EveryoneEach of them should be fully convinced in their own mind.

Verses where Some was added

Acts 23:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΓενομένης δὲ ἡμέρας ποιήσαντες ⸂συστροφὴν οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι⸃ ἀνεθεμάτισαν ἑαυτοὺς λέγοντες μήτε φαγεῖν μήτε πιεῖν ἕως οὗ ἀποκτείνωσιν τὸν Παῦλον.
SBLGNT apparatusσυστροφὴν οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι WH Treg NIV ] τινες τῶν Ἰουδαίων συστροφήν RP
NIV1984The next morning the Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul.
TNIVThe next morning the Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul.
NIV2011The next morning some Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul.
Compared to NIV1984The next morning thesome Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul.
Compared to TNIVThe next morning thesome Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul.

Acts 23:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἶπεν δὲ ὅτι Οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι συνέθεντο τοῦ ἐρωτῆσαί σε ὅπως αὔριον ⸂τὸν Παῦλον καταγάγῃς εἰς τὸ συνέδριον⸃ ὡς ⸀μέλλον τι ἀκριβέστερον πυνθάνεσθαι περὶ αὐτοῦ·
SBLGNT apparatusτὸν Παῦλον καταγάγῃς εἰς τὸ συνέδριον WH Treg NIV ] εἰς τὸ συνέδριον καταγάγῃς τὸν Παῦλον RP • μέλλον NIV ] μέλλων WH Treg; μέλλοντά RP
NIV1984He said: "The Jews have agreed to ask you to bring Paul before the Sanhedrin tomorrow on the pretext of wanting more accurate information about him.
TNIVHe said: "The Jews have agreed to ask you to bring Paul before the Sanhedrin tomorrow on the pretext of wanting more accurate information about him.
NIV2011He said: "Some Jews have agreed to ask you to bring Paul before the Sanhedrin tomorrow on the pretext of wanting more accurate information about him.
Compared to NIV1984He said: "TheSome Jews have agreed to ask you to bring Paul before the Sanhedrin tomorrow on the pretext of wanting more accurate information about him.
Compared to TNIVHe said: "TheSome Jews have agreed to ask you to bring Paul before the Sanhedrin tomorrow on the pretext of wanting more accurate information about him.

Revelation 11:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ βλέπουσιν ἐκ τῶν λαῶν καὶ φυλῶν καὶ γλωσσῶν καὶ ἐθνῶν τὸ πτῶμα αὐτῶν ἡμέρας τρεῖς ⸀καὶ ἥμισυ, καὶ τὰ πτώματα αὐτῶν οὐκ ⸀ἀφίουσιν τεθῆναι εἰς μνῆμα.
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ WH Treg NIV ] – RP • ἀφίουσιν WH Treg NIV ] ἀφήσουσιν RP
NIV1984For three and a half days men from every people, tribe, language and nation will gaze on their bodies and refuse them burial.
TNIVFor three and a half days many from every people, tribe, language and nation will gaze on their bodies and refuse them burial.
NIV2011For three and a half days some from every people, tribe, language and nation will gaze on their bodies and refuse them burial.
Compared to NIV1984For three and a half days mensome from every people, tribe, language and nation will gaze on their bodies and refuse them burial.
Compared to TNIVFor three and a half days manysome from every people, tribe, language and nation will gaze on their bodies and refuse them burial.


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