To traverse; to travel over or through.
To travel from place to place; to go from home to a distance.
Travel or passage from one place to another; hence, figuratively, a passage through life.
The travel or work of a day.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
\jour"ney\ (?), n.; pl. journeys (#). [oe. jornee, journee, prop., a day's journey, of. jornée, jurnée, a day, a day's work of journey, f. journée, fr. of. jorn, jurn, jor a day, f. jour, fr. l. diurnus. see journal.]
1. the travel or work of a day. [obs.] we have yet large day, for scarce the sun hath finished half his journey.
2. travel or passage from one place to another; hence, figuratively, a passage through life. the good man is gone a long journey. vii. 19. we must all have the same journey's end. stillingfleet.