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English Dictionary: Journey' by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Journey \Jour"ney\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Journeyed}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Journeying}.]
      To travel from place to place; to go from home to a distance.
  
               Abram journeyed, going on still toward the south.
                                                                              --Gen. xii. 9.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Journey \Jour"ney\, n.; pl. {Journeys}. [OE. jornee, journee,
      prop., a day's journey, OF. jorn[82]e, jurn[82]e, a day, a
      day's work of journey, F. journ[82]e, fr. OF. jorn, jurn, jor
      a day, F. jour, fr. L. diurnus. See {Journal}.]
      1. The travel or work of a day. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  
                     We have yet large day, for scarce the sun Hath
                     finished half his journey.                  --Milton.
  
      2. Travel or passage from one place to another; hence,
            figuratively, a passage through life.
  
                     The good man . . . is gone a long journey. --Prov.
                                                                              vii. 19.
  
                     We must all have the same journey's end. --Bp.
                                                                              Stillingfleet.
  
      Syn: Tour; excursion; trip; expedition; pilgrimage.
  
      Usage: {Journey}, {Tour}, {Excursion}, {Pilgrimage}. The word
                  journey suggests the idea of a somewhat prolonged
                  traveling for a specific object, leading a person to
                  pass directly from one point to another. In a tour, we
                  take a roundabout course from place to place, more
                  commonly for pleasure, though sometimes on business.
                  An excursion is usually a brief tour or trip for
                  pleasure, health, etc. In a pilgrimage we travel to a
                  place hallowed by our religions affections, or by some
                  train of sacred or tender associations. A journey on
                  important business; the tour of Europe; an excursion
                  to the lakes; a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Journey \Jour"ney\, v. t.
      To traverse; to travel over or through. [R.] [bd]I journeyed
      many a land.[b8] --Sir W. Scott.

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary [easton]:
   Journey
      (1.) A day's journey in the East is from 16 to 20 miles (Num.
      11:31).
     
         (2.) A Sabbath-day's journey is 2,000 paces or yards from the
      city walls (Acts 1:12). According to Jewish tradition, it was
      the distance one might travel without violating the law of Ex.
      16:29. (See {SABBATH}.)
     
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