Ruben

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See also: Rubén, Rúben, Rubèn, and Rüben

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רְאוּבֵן(r'uvén).

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben

  1. A male given name, a variant spelling of Reuben.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רְאוּבֵן(r'uvén).

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben

  1. Reuben (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Ruben: Rubensson
  • daughter of Ruben: Rubensdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Ruben
Accusative Ruben
Dative Rubeni
Genitive Rubens

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רְאוּבֵן(r'uvén).

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben

  1. Reuben (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רְאוּבֵן(r'uvén).

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben

  1. Reuben (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רְאוּבֵן(r'uvén).

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben

  1. Reuben (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rǔben/
  • Hyphenation: Ru‧ben

Proper noun[edit]

Rùben m ‎(Cyrillic spelling Ру̀бен)

  1. Reuben (biblical character).
  2. A male given name

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רְאוּבֵן(r'uvén).

Proper noun[edit]

Ruben

  1. Reuben (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.