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Name Reuben

Meaning:Behold, a sonTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#876     ... 879:Jairo, 880:Jonathon, 881:Reuben, 882:Urijah, 883:Vivaan ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Ruben, Rubén, Rúben, Esben, Eugen, Preben, Rouven, Ruven, Ruwen     Details
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About Ruben, the group of names with the same origin as Reuben

Meaning/translation:Behold, a son
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin:can be interpreted as Behold, a son or See, it is a son
 in the Bible Reuben is the oldest son of Jacob and Leah and thus the name of one of the 12 tribes of Israel as well
Words:ra'ah = to see  Hebrew
 ben = the son  Hebrew
Topics:12 Tribes of Israel, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:4:Ruben Netherlands 2007,  16:Rubén Madrid 2002,  38:Rúben Portugal 2011,  51:Reuben England+Wales 2015,  532:Rouven Switzerland 1997
Name variants:Reuben, Rouven, Ruben, Rubén, Rúben, Ruven, Ruwen   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+WalesGraph2015 51,  2014 512013 54,  2012 68,  2011 72,  2010 71,  2009 79,  2008 87,  2007 91,  2006 96
England+Wales decades 2014 51
New ZealandGraph2010 86,  2009 75,  2008 66
ScotlandGraph2015 872014 104,  2013 96,  2012 112,  2011 123,  2010 126,  2009 136,  2008 151
USA decades 1990-1999 703
USA yearlyGraph2015 876,  2014 845,  2013 896,  2012 970,  2011 938,  2009 888,  2008 924,  2007 910,  2006 866,  2005 862,  2004 831,  2003 770,  2002 771,  2001 800,  2000 794,  1999 733,  1998 720,  1997 775,  1996 713,  1995 711,  1994 6611993 665
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