Modern English Bible translations

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There are many attempts to translate the Bible into modern English which is defined as the form of English in use after 1800. Differences between these translations are the result of differing base texts, different theological emphasis, different style, different translation aims (e.g. readability vs literal)

ABThe Apostles' Bible
ACVA Conservative Version
AKJVAmerican King James Version
ALTAnalytical-Literal Translation
ASVAmerican Standard Version
BBEBible in Basic English
BWEBible in Worldwide English
Brenton Brenton's English Translation of the Septuagint
CJB Complete Jewish Bible
CEV Contemporary English Version
Darby Darby Bible
ESV English Standard Version
Fenton Ferrar Fenton Bible
Funk, Robert W. Scholars Version
Gaus, Andy Unvarnished New Testament
GodsWord GOD'S WORD Translation
HCSB Holman Christian Standard Bible
ISV International Standard Version
JB Jerusalem Bible
JPS Jewish Publication Society Old Testament
Jubilee2000 English Jubilee 2000 Bible
KJ21 21st Century King James Version
Knox Ronald A. Knox' English Translation from the Vulgate
LITV Green's Literal Translation
MKJV Green's Modern King James Version
Murdock James Murdock's Translation of the Syriac Peshitta
NAB New American Bible
NASB New American Standard Bible
NCV New Century Version
NEB New English Bible
NET New English Translation
NIV New International Version
NIrV New International Reader's Version
NIVBr New International Version, Anglicized Edition
NJB New Jerusalem Bible
NKJV New King James Version
NLT New Living Translation
NRSV New Revised Standard Version
NWT New World Translation
OrthJBC The Orthodox Jewish Brit Chadasha
Orthodox Orthodox Study Bible
Phillips J B Phillips New Testament
RcV Recovery Version of the New Testament
REB Revised English Bible
RKJNT Revised King James New Testament
RNKJV Restored Name King James Version
RSV Revised Standard Version
RSV-CE Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition
TEV Todays English Version (Good News Bible) 1966 and 1976
TLB The Living Bible
TMB Third Millennium Bible
TNIV Today's New International Version
TSB The Story Bible
Twenty Twentieth Century New Testament
WEB World English Bible
YLT Young's Literal Translation

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