Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

John 1:8

Context
NET ©

He himself was not the light, but he came to testify 1  about the light.

NIV ©

He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light.

NASB ©

He was not the Light, but he came to testify about the Light.

NLT ©

John himself was not the light; he was only a witness to the light.

MSG ©

John was not himself the Light; he was there to show the way to the Light.

BBE ©

He himself was not the light: he was sent to give witness about the light.

NRSV ©

He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to the light.

NKJV ©

He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.


KJV
He was
<2258> (5713)
not
<3756>
that
<1565>
Light
<5457>_,
but
<235>
[was sent] to
<2443>
bear witness
<3140> (5661)
of
<4012>
that Light
<5457>_.
NASB ©
He was not the Light
<5457>
, but he came to testify
<3140>
about
<4012>
the Light
<5457>
.
GREEK
ouk
<3756>
PRT-N
hn
<1510> (5713)
V-IXI-3S
ekeinov
<1565>
D-NSM
to
<3588>
T-NSN
fwv
<5457>
N-NSN
all
<235>
CONJ
ina
<2443>
CONJ
marturhsh
<3140> (5661)
V-AAS-3S
peri
<4012>
PREP
tou
<3588>
T-GSN
fwtov
<5457>
N-GSN
NET © [draft] ITL
He
<1510>
himself
<1565>
was
<1510>
not
<3756>
the light
<5457>
, but
<235>
he came to
<2443>
testify
<3140>
about
<4012>
the light
<5457>
.
NET ©

He himself was not the light, but he came to testify 1  about the light.

NET © Notes

tn Or “to bear witness.”



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