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What does Ruben mean?

Ruben \r(u)-ben\ as a boys' name is of Spanish origin. Variant of Reuben (Hebrew) "see, a son". Singer Ruben Blades.


Variations

Ruben has 4 variants: Rube, Rubi, Rubin and Rubino.

Ruben has 5 more different forms via Reuben: Reuban, Reubin, Reuven, Rouvin and Ruby.


Popularity

Ruben is a very popular first name for males (#203 out of 1220, Top 17%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#10532 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Ruben for boys. Ruben reached its peak position of #178 in the U.S. in 1992, and is presently at #357. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ruben name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ruben outside U.S.

Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Ruben and related names. Popular variation forms of Ruben (#357 last year) are Reuben (#848 last year), Ruby, Rubin and Rube. Usage of these boy names was at its apex during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.5%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.159%, down 68.2%), with the forms Rube, Rubin, Ruby and Reuben becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Reuben, Rube, Ruben, Rubin, Ruby in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Reuben, Ruben outside U.S.


Similar Names

Ruben is alike in pronunciation to Roban, Robben, Robin and Robyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Auben and Raven. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ruben.

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