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He was not the light, but was to give testimony of the light.
King James
He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.
Louis Second
Il n'était pas la lumière, mais il parut pour rendre témoignage à la lumière
Martin Luther
Er war nicht das Licht, sondern daß er zeugete von dem Licht.
non erat ille lux sed ut testimonium perhiberet de lumine

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

non : not.
ille : (masc. nom. sing.) THAT (house) is filthy.
sed : but/ and indeed, what is more.
ut : (+ subj.) (result) so that, that.
ut : (+ subj.) (purpose) in order that, to, that.
ut : (+ indic.) when, as.
ut : (+ subj.) (command) to, that.
testimonium : proof, evidence, witness, indication.
de : (prep. + abl.) down from, from, concerning, about.