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Gender: F Origin of Journey: Word name Journey's Popularity in 2015: #274

One of the new word names, appealing to parents attracted to the idea of a spiritual -- or even an actual -- voyage. It's soared more than 500 spots in the past decade, and now resides at number 274. The Journee spelling is also being used. Unisex alert: Jenna Jameson used Journey for one of her twin boys, as did the Black Eyed Peas rock musician known as Taboo.

Some might associate it with the San Francisco rock band Journey.

Famous People Named Journey

Journey Jameson Gomez (b. 2011), son of Black Eyed Peas' member Taboo.
Journey Jette Ortiz (b. 2009), son of Jenna Jameson

Pop Culture References for the name Journey

Journey, popular classic rock band
Journey Blue, minor character on TV's "Doctor Who"
Dodge Journey, compact SUV introduced in 2009