Analysis of Peshitta verse John 1:8
Translations(Etheridge) He was not the Light himself, but came to testify concerning the Light.
(Murdock) He was not himself the light, but [came] to bear witness concerning the light.
(Lamsa) He was not the light, but to testify concerning the light.
(KJV) He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.
This work makes use of the Syriac Electronic Data Retrieval Archive (SEDRA) by Dr. George A. Kiraz, distributed by the Syriac Computing Institute.
Peshitta verses are taken from the Peshitta NT published by the British and Foreign Bible Society.
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