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Jurnee is a first name typically given to girls, but in rare cases also used as a boys name.

Jurnee is a common name for girls!

The name Jurnee isn’t among the current fashionable names in our top 10 stats, but nonetheless, it’s still very popular and common. In our SmartGenius ranking of all girls names, Jurnee ranks 999. Recently, out of every 10,000 newborn girls, approximately 1 were named Jurnee. If you polled the whole US population – children, adults and seniors – you’d find less than one in 10,000 to be named Jurnee.

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name

What does the name 
Jurnee mean?

The name Jurnee is a variant of Journey which comes from the English word for a long trip. The word is based on the Latin ‘diurnus’, which means ‘daily’ or ‘during the day’.

Jurnee Smollett, who starred... as a child actor in the sitcom 'Full House' (1992-1994), was one of the first to bear this name.

Jurnee -
special, but at home in many states

You may not know anyone named Jurnee, but there’s a good chance you live in the same state as someone with that name. In fact, 29 states are home to women and girls named Jurnee. (To be fair, a given name is only included in a state’s official statistics if there are at least five people with that name living in that state – so it’s entirely possible that there are still a few women and girls named Jurnee living in one state or another. If your name is Jurnee and you live outside of the states highlighted on the map, please let us know so we can refine our statistics even further). And while the first name is present in many states, it is still not one of the popular ones. In Georgia, which has the most people named Jurnee relative to the population, you still have to ask 14,965 women and girls their names before you hear Jurnee as an answer just once.

Jurnee has 6 letters 
and begins with a J

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter J is a particularly popular initial letter for girls' names. That’s because 6.8% of all common girls’ names in the US begin with this letter. By the way, the most common first letters for girls’ names are A, S and M.

With six letters, the name Jurnee is of average length. In fact, 28% of all common first names in the US consist of exactly six letters. 24% of all first names are shorter, while 48% have seven letters or more. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

This means that with 6.8% of all girls' names that begin with the letter J, this first letter is much more common than the other letters on average. And Jennifer is the girls' name starting with J, which is the most common of all.

Other names with 
J, u, r, n, e and e

If you take all the letters in the name Jurnee – J, u, r, n, e and e – and put them together again, you can form another name, such as Jurene.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Jurnee

If your name is Jurnee and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Jurnee

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Jurnee, you can simply say:







This is how the name Jurnee is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Jurnee in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.



You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Jurnee

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Jurnee is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.


Have you ever waved the name Jurnee

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.


Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Jurnee sounds like this: