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The Best Baby Names That Mean Journey 

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Updated January 31, 2019 535 votes 160 voters 10.6k views 19 items

Parents who value travel may be on the lookout for some baby names that mean journey. Seeing other parts of the world can be an eye-opening experience, so names that reflect that are a great way to give your child a name with positive associations. Here, you'll find a list of names that mean journey to help you find the perfect name for your little one! 

From male to female to unisex options, there are no shortage of great journey names! The Spanish name Ferdinand, and its female variation Ferdinanda, translate literally to journey. The classic boy name Noah means wandering and the underused girls name Wanda means wanderer. The name Viatrix, meaning voyager, can be great for parents looking for a unique alternative to Beatrix. Cute and unconventional boys names like Stian and Doran also have translations related to journeys and travel.  

Do you have a favorite name that means journey? Give the best options a thumbs up and please add any good names we may have missed. For more wanderlust names, check out some names that mean traveler as well. 

list ordered by
1
Noah

Male, Hebrew: Wandering

2
Saira

Female, Urdu: Traveler 

3
Asra

Female, Arabic: Travel at night

4
Isra

Female, Arabic: Nocturnal journey

5
Viatrix

Female, Latin: Voyager

6
Faro

Male, Ancient Germanic: Journey

7
Peregrine

Male, Latin: Traveler

8
Abiona

Female, Yoruban: One who is born during a journey

9
Wanda

Female, Slavic: Wanderer 

10
Stian

Male, Norse: Wanderer

11
Doran

Male, Irish: Wanderer

12
Ferdinand 

Male, Spanish: Journey

13
Ferdinanda

Female, Spanish: Journey

14
Viator

Male, Latin: Voyager

15
Tripp

Male, English: Word name

16
Nestor

Male, Greek: Voyager

17
Hema Yazhini added yatra
18
Dinand

Male, Spanish: Bold voyager

19
Faramund

Male, Ancient Germanic: Journey