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John

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John testified about Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has a higher rank than I, for He existed before me.'"

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Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Greek: Transliteration:
John John, the name of several Isr. N-NMS H2491 Ἰωάννης iōannēs
testified to bear witness, testify V-PIA-3S H3140 μαρτυρεῖ marturei
about about, concerning, around (denotes place, cause or subject) Prep H4012 περὶ peri
Him and cried to scream, cry out V-RIA-3S H2896 κέκραγεν kekragen
out, saying, to say V-PPA-NMS H3004 λέγων legōn
"This this DPro-NMS H3778 οὗτος outos
was He of whom usually rel. who, which, that, also demonstrative this, that RelPro-AMS H3739 o
I said, to say V-PPA-NMS H3004    
He who comes to come, go V-PPM/P-NMS H2064 ἐρχόμενος erchomenos
after back, behind, after Prep H3694 ὀπίσω opisō
me has to come into being, to happen, to become V-RIA-3S H1096 γέγονεν gegonen
a higher rank before, in front of (in place or time) Prep H1715 ἔμπροσθεν emprosthen
than I, for He existed I exist, I am V-IIA-3S H1510    
before first, chief Adj-NMS H4413 πρῶτος prōtos
me.'"      

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New American Standard Bible John testified about Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has a higher rank than I, for He existed before me.'"
King James Bible John testified about Him bare witness of him, and cried out, cried, saying, "This This was He he of whom I said, 'He who comes spake, He that cometh after me has a higher rank than I, is preferred before me: for He existed he was before me.'"
Berean Bible John testified about Him witnesses concerning Him, and he cried out, saying, "This “This was He of whom I said, 'He who comes was saying, ‘The One coming after me has a higher rank than I, for precedence over me, because He existed was before me.'"’”
Interlinear John testified about Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has a higher rank than I, for He existed before me.'"
American Standard Version John testified about Him beareth witness of him, and cried out, crieth, saying, "This This was He he of whom I said, 'He who comes He that cometh after me has a higher rank than I, is become before me: for He existed he was before me.'"