Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Fact of the Day: Journey

The English word journey is derived from the Old French word jornee. The word roughly means "a day's travel" in English. 

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  1. That makes sense because "jour" means "day" in French.

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  2. Usually doesn't take a day any more

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  3. Jornada in Spanish, I guess it comes from latin. Kisses:)

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  4. That's a wonderfully bucolic painting.

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  5. Lovely painting. And "Bonne journee" is used often for "have a good day". :)

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  6. Interesting because I always think of journey as something that requires many days.

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