Old English to Modern English Updates

Following is a list of Old English words and the Modern English words it was replaced with:

KJV

KJVu

Amongst

Among

Appeareth

Appeared

Art

Are

Builded

Built

Comest

Come

Creepeth

Creeps

Crieth

Cries

Curseth

Curses

Didst

Did

Doest

Do

Doth

Do

Eatest

Eat

Entreated

Treated

Findeth

Finds

Forth

Finds

Gavest

Gave

Gat

Got

Goest

Go

Goeth

Goes

Hast

Have

Hath

Has

Lieth

Lies

Liveth

Lives

Mayest

May

Moveth

Moves

Nay

No

Pluckt

Plucked

Remaineth

Remains

Repenteth

Repents

Saidst

Said

Seest

See

Selfsame

Very Same

Shalt

Shall

Sheddeth

Sheds

Shew

Show

Shouldest

Should

Slayeth

Slays

Smite

Strike

Smote

Struck

Spake

Spoke

Thee

You

Thence

There

Thine

Yours

Thereof

Of It

Thou

You

Thus

So

Thy

Your

Thyself

Yourself

Tillest

Till

Wast

Were

Whatsoever

Whatever

Whosoever

Whoever

Whence

Which

Whereof

Of Which

Whoso

Whoever

Wilt

Will

Wroth

Angry

Ye

YOU*

Yea

Indeed

*When "YOU" is capitalized the word that was updated was "Ye," which is plural. When the singular word "Thou" or "Thee" is updated it is shown in mixed case ("You") or lowercase ("you").

Note: This list may not be exhaustive. Please contact me with any missing words you come across. Many of the words are from the excellent Updated King James Version "I love Jesus (UKJV)" which is also in the public domain.

Spelling Updates

KJV

KJVu

Favour

Favor

Instructer

Instructor

Lunatick

Lunatic

Publick

Public

Savour

Savor

Other Word Updates

KJV

KJVu

Comments

A

The

Mat. 7:25

Abated

Diminished

Gen. 8:3

Abide

Spend The Night

Gen. 19:2

Abide

Stay

Gen. 22:5

About

Around

Mat. 3:4 Mat. 3:5

Abroad

Outside

Gen. 15:5

Adam

Mankind

Gen. 5:2

After

At

Gen. 16:13

Alms

Deeds

Mat. 6:1

Arose

Dawned

Gen. 19:15

Artificer

Metal Craftsman

Gen. 4:22

As

Like

Mat. 6:5

Aside

Withdrew

Mat. 2:22

Ass

Donkey

Gen. 12:16

Asshur

Assyria

Gen. 10:11

Asswaged

Decreased

Gen. 8:1

Audience

Presence

Gen. 23:10

Away

On By

Gen. 18:3

Badest

Told

Gen. 27:19

Bare

Gave Birth To

Gen. 4:1

Bare

Lifted

Gen. 7:17

Bear

Carry

Mat. 3:11

Beast

Animal

Gen. 6:20

Beast

Wild Animal

Gen. 7:14

Becometh

Fitting

Mat. 3:15

Befall

Happen

Mat. 8:33

Begat

Fathered

Mat. 1:2

Begat

Had

Gen. 5:3

Beguiled

Deceived

Gen. 3:13

Beheld

See

Gen. 19:28

Behold

Consider

Mat. 6:26

Behold

Look

Mat. 7:3

Beseech

Call

Mat. 8:5

Besought

Beg

Mat. 8:31

Betimes

Early

Gen. 26:31

Betwixt

Between

Gen. 17:11

Bidden

Commanded

Mat. 1:24

Bow

Rainbow

Gen. 9:13

Bowels

Belly

Gen. 25:23

Bowels

Offspring

Gen. 15:4

Breadth

Width

Gen. 6:15

Brethren

Brothers

Gen. 9:22

Brethren

Relatives

Gen. 13:8

Bring

Send

Gen. 18:16

Broken Up

Burst Open

Gen. 7:11

By

Through

Mat. 1:22

Called

Named

Gen. 4:17

Cast

Pull

Mat. 7:5

Cast

Sent

Mat. 4:12

Cast

Thrown

Mat. 5:13

Castles

Encampments

Gen. 25:16

Cattle

Animals

Gen. 6:20

Children

Sons

Gen. 10:22

Choice

Best

Gen. 23:6

Clave

Split

Gen. 22:3

Clear

Free

Gen. 24:8

Coasts

Land

Mat. 8:34

Come Out

Depart

Gen. 15:14

Commended

Praised

Gen. 12:15

Communing

Speak

Gen. 18:33

Compasseth

Surrounds

Gen. 2:11

Confederate

Allies

Gen. 14:13

Confound

Confuse*

Gen. 11:7

Country

Land

Gen. 19:28

Cry

Outcry Against

Gen. 19:13

Cunning

Skillful

Gen. 25:27

Damsel

Young Woman

Gen. 24:14

Damsel

Maid

Gen. 24:61

Dash

Strike

Mat. 4:6

Delivered

Birth

Gen. 25:24

Deprived

Lose

Gen. 27:45

Descended

Come Down

Mat. 7:25

Despitefully Use

Spitefully Abuse

Mat. 5:44

Destitute

Forsaken

Gen. 24:27

Diligently Enquired

Determined

Mat. 2:16

Discerned

Recognize

Gen. 27:23

Divers

Various

Mat. 4:24

Divided

Separated

Gen. 10:5

Done

Finished

Gen. 24:15

Dress

Prepare

Gen. 18:7

Dwell

Settle

Gen. 20:1

Earth

World

Gen. 11:1

Elder

Older

Gen. 10:21

Eldest

Oldest

Gen. 24:1

Enquire

Ask

Gen. 24:57

Enter

Go

Mat. 6:6

Entreated

Treat

Gen. 12:16

Errand

Business

Gen. 24:33

Esaias

Isaiah

Mat. 3:3

Espoused

Betrothed

Mat. 1:18

Even

Evening

Mat. 8:16

Eventide

Evening

Gen. 24:63

Exceedingly

Greatly

Gen. 27:33

Exceeding Wroth

Furious

Mat. 2:16

Except

Unless

Mat. 5:20

Face

Surface

Gen. 7:18

Fair

Beautiful

Gen. 12:11

Fan

Winnowing Shovel

Mat. 3:12

Fetch

Bring

Gen. 18:4

Fetcht

Get

Gen. 18:7

Firstlings

Firstborns

Gen. 4:4

Floor

Threashing Floor

Mat. 3:12

Forbad

Forbid

Mat. 3:14

Forswear

Swear Falsely

Mat. 5:33

Forth

Bear

Mat. 3:8

Forth

Birth

Mat. 1:21

Forth

Orders

Mat. 2:16

Forth

Out

Gen. 8:17

Forth

Produce

Mat. 3:10

Fowl

Bird

Gen. 1:20

Fowl

Bird of Prey

Gen. 15:10

Full

Complete

Gen. 15:16

Garner

Barn

Mat. 3:12

Generations*

Histories*

Gen. 2:4

Girdle

Belt

Mat. 3:4

Give

Sell

Gen. 23:4

Go to

Come now

Gen. 11:3

Goodly

Desirable

Gen. 27:15

Grievous

Severe

Gen. 12:10

Hai

Ai

Gen. 13:3

Hasted

Quickly

Gen. 24:18

Hastened

Hurry

Gen. 18:6

Hardly

Harshly

Gen. 16:6

Heaven

Air

Gen. 7:23

Hearkened

Listen

Gen. 3:17

Hence

Depart

Mat. 4:10

Hewn

Cut

Mat. 3:10

Hurt

Harm

Gen. 26:29

Hither

Here

Gen. 15:16

Husbandman

Farmer

Gen. 9:20

In no wise

By no means

Mat. 5:18

Iniquity

Punishment

Gen. 19:15

Into

To

Mat. 2:12

Intreat

Intercession

Gen. 23:8

Intreated

Prayer (Make and Hear)

Gen. 25:21

Isles

Coastal

Gen. 10:5

Jeremy

Jeremiah

Mat. 2:17

Keep

Listen

Gen. 3:17

Kindred

Family

Gen. 12:1

Knew*

Knew*

Mat. 1:25

Laid

Take Hold

Gen. 19:16

Left

Finished

Gen. 18:33

Lighted

Down

Gen. 24:64

Lo

Behold

Mat. 3:16

Loins

Hips

Mat. 3:4

Made

Become

Mat. 4:3

Made

Give

Gen. 24:46

Made

Prepared

Gen. 27:31

Man

Mankind

Gen. 1:27

Manner

Sort

Mat. 8:27

Meat

Food

Gen. 1:29

Meet

Worthy

Mat. 3:8

Mete

Measure

Mat. 7:2

Mind

Desire

Gen. 23:8

Mind

Spirit

Gen. 26:35

Minded

Mind

Mat. 1:19

Minister

Served

Mat. 8:15

Mocked

Deceived

Mat. 2:16

Mocked

Jest

Gen. 19:14

Morrow

Tomorrow

Mat. 6:34

Mote

Spec

Mat. 7:3

Mouth

Speak

Gen. 24:57

Nativity

Kindred

Gen. 11:7

Not

No Longer Here

Gen. 5:24

Notwithstanding

And

Mat. 2:22

Of

Among

Mat. 7:9

Of

By

Mat. 1:6

Offend

Stumble

Mat. 5:29

Other

Another

Gen. 8:10

Ought

Anything

Mat. 5:23

Overspread

Dispersed

Gen. 9:19

Palsy

Paralytic

Mat. 8:6

Parts

Region

Mat. 2:22

Peradventure

Perhaps

Gen. 18:24

Perceived

Aware

Gen. 19:33

Philistim

Philistines

Gen. 10:14

Plain

Gentle

Gen. 25:27

Pluckt

Freshly Plucked

Gen. 8:11

Possession

Property

Gen. 23:4

Pottage

Soup

Gen. 25:29

Pray

Ask

Gen. 18:3

Pray You

Please

Gen. 19:2

Pressed

Urged

Gen. 19:3

Privily

Privately

Mat. 1:19

Proceedeth

Come

Gen. 24:50

Publican

Tax Collector

Mat. 5:46

Purge

Cleanse

Mat. 3:12

Put away

Divorce

Mat. 5:32

Raiment

Clothing

Mat. 6:25

Raiment

Garment

Mat. 3:4

Raised

Awaken

Mat. 1:24

Removed

Moved

Gen. 12:8

Rend

Tear Apart

Mat. 7:6

Repented

Sorry

Gen. 6:6

Returned

Receded

Gen. 8:3

Room

Instead

Mat. 2:22

Salute

Greet

Mat. 5:47

Save thee alive

Let you live

Gen. 12:12

Saving

Except

Mat. 5:32

Savour

Flavor

Mat. 5:13

Savour

Scent

Gen. 8:21

Seed

Child

Gen. 4:25

Seed

Descendants

Gen. 12:7

Seed

Offspring

Gen. 7:3

Sepulchre

Grave

Gen. 23:6

Set

Placed

Gen. 4:15

Set

Seated

Mat. 5:1

Shew

Show

Gen. 12:1

Sichem

Shechem

Gen. 12:6

Single

Sound

Mat. 6:22

Slain

Killed

Gen. 4:8

Slay

Kill

Gen. 4:8

Slew

Killed

Gen. 4:8

Smite

Kill

Gen. 8:21

Smite

Strike

Mat. 5:39

Smote

Attacked

Gen. 14:15

Smote

Defeated

Gen. 14:5

Smote

Struck

Gen. 19:11

Sod

Boiled

Gen. 25:29

Sojourn

Dwell

Gen. 12:10

Sojourner

Foreigner

Gen. 23:4

Sore

Very

Gen. 20:8

Sorrow

Pain

Gen. 3:16

Souls

People

Gen. 12:5

Speed

Fortune

Gen. 24:12

Sporting

Caresses

Gen. 26:8

Stayed

Waited

Gen. 8:10

Steward

Heir

Gen. 15:2

Store

Number

Gen. 26:14

Straightway

Immediately

Mat. 3:16

Strait

Narrow

Mat. 7:13

Stricken

Advanced

Gen. 24:1

Strive

Quarrel

Gen. 26:20

Seen

Provided

Gen. 22:14

Subtilty

Deceit

Gen. 27:35

Substance

Thing

Gen. 7:4

Substance

Possessions

Gen. 12:5

Subtil

Cunning

Gen. 1:3

Suffer

Allow

Mat. 3:15

Suffer

Permit

Gen. 20:6

Surety

Certain

Gen. 15:13

Surety

Truly

Gen. 18:13

Take

Overtake

Gen. 19:19

Taken

Hunted

Gen. 27:33

Tarry

Stay

Gen. 19:2

Tell

Count

Gen. 15:5

Tell

Show

Gen. 22:2

Tempest

Storm

Mat. 8:24

Tempt

Test

Gen. 22:1

Thither

There

Mat. 2:22

The Same

They

Gen. 6:4

Thereat

Through That Place

Mat. 7:13

Till

Until

Mat. 1:25

Token

Sign

Gen. 9:12

Tongue

Language

Gen. 10:5

Trodden

Trampled

Mat. 5:13

Twain

Two

Mat. 5:41

Ungirded

Loosen

Gen. 24:32

Upon

Over

Gen. 11:4

Uttermost

Last

Mat. 5:26

Vale

Valley

Gen. 14:3

Verily

Truly

Mat. 5:18

Victuals

Food

Gen. 14:11

Waxed

Become

Gen. 26:13

Waxed

Become Old

Gen. 18:12

Waxen

Become Great

Gen. 19:13

Went

Carried

Gen. 7:18

Went

Spread

Mat. 4:24

Went

Walked

Gen. 9:23

Went

Spread

Mat. 4:24

Were Taken

Had

Mat. 4:24

Whereby

How

Gen. 15:8

Wherefore

Thus

Gen. 10:9

Wherefore

Therefore

Websters

Wherewith

With Which

Gen. 27:41

Wherewithal

How

Mat. 6:31

Which

I

Gen. 18:13

Whithersoever

Wherever

Mat. 8:19

Whole

All

Gen. 7:19

Wit

Learn

Gen. 24:21

Without

Outside

Gen. 9:22

Wise

Way

Mat. 1:18

With

Among

Gen. 23:4

Writing

Certificate

Mat. 5:31

Yea

Indeed

Gen. 1:3

*These were later reversed.

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