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pinWhat does Ruben mean?

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


pinVariations

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

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

Kreatif forms: Reben, Rooben, Rubenney. [more]

pinHow popular is Ruben?

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 2 years ago) are Reuben (#848 2 years ago), Ruby, Rubin and Rube. Usage of these relations of Ruben was widespread during 1890-1899 (average #500) and is somewhat less today (#841, 68.2% less). (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

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

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


pinSimilar 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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