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

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The word 'Superior' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (7 times) than it does in the TNIV (10 times). The word 'Superior' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Superior' 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 text266.7%
New text in NIV2011133.3%

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

Verses where Superior was removed

Psalms 10:10

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSיָשֹׁ֑חַ וְנָפַ֥ל בַּ֝עֲצוּמָ֗יו
NIV1984His victims are crushed, they collapse; they fall under his strength.
TNIVThe innocent are crushed, they collapse; they fall victim to superior strength.
NIV2011His victims are crushed, they collapse; they fall under his strength.
Compared to NIV1984His victims are crushed, they collapse; they fall under his strength.
Compared to TNIVTheHis innocentvictims are crushed, they collapse; they fall victimunder to superiorhis strength.

Romans 11:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΟὐ γὰρ θέλω ὑμᾶς ἀγνοεῖν, ἀδελφοί, τὸ μυστήριον τοῦτο, ἵνα μὴ ⸀ἦτε ἑαυτοῖς φρόνιμοι, ὅτι πώρωσις ἀπὸ μέρους τῷ Ἰσραὴλ γέγονεν ἄχρι οὗ τὸ πλήρωμα τῶν ἐθνῶν εἰσέλθῃ,
SBLGNT apparatusἦτε Holmes ] + ἐν WH Treg; + παρ᾽ NIV RP
NIV1984I do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers, so that you may not be conceited: Israel has experienced a hardening in part until the full number of the Gentiles has come in.
TNIVI do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers and sisters, so that you may not think you are superior: Israel has experienced a hardening in part until the full number of the Gentiles has come in,
NIV2011I do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers and sisters, so that you may not be conceited: Israel has experienced a hardening in part until the full number of the Gentiles has come in,
Compared to NIV1984I do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers and sisters, so that you may not be conceited: Israel has experienced a hardening in part until the full number of the Gentiles has come in.,
Compared to TNIVI do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers and sisters, so that you may not thinkbe you are superiorconceited: Israel has experienced a hardening in part until the full number of the Gentiles has come in,

Romans 12:16

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTτὸ αὐτὸ εἰς ἀλλήλους φρονοῦντες, μὴ τὰ ὑψηλὰ φρονοῦντες ἀλλὰ τοῖς ταπεινοῖς συναπαγόμενοι. μὴ γίνεσθε φρόνιμοι παρ’ ἑαυτοῖς.
NIV1984Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not be conceited.
TNIVLive in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not think you are superior.
NIV2011Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not be conceited.
Compared to NIV1984Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not be conceited.
Compared to TNIVLive in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not thinkbe you are superiorconceited.


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