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All about the name Sojourner

American Origin
"To Stay"
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What does the name Sojourner mean? The meaning of the name Sojourner is To Stay. The origin of the name Sojourner is American. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
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Name Notes: Sojourner was a name created by African-American abolitionist Isabella Baumfree in 1843 when she changed her name to Sojourner Truth. Americanized form of French verb séjourner, meaning "to stay at a place."
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