What does Rubin mean?
Rubin is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#850 out of 1220, Top 70%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#1883 out of 88799, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Rubin for boys. Rubin reached its apex position of #543 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Rubin and corresponding names. Reuben (#848 last year), Rube, Ruben (#357) and Ruby are the prominent alternative forms of Rubin. Usage of this boy name reached its peak during 1890-1899 and is now much lower, with the forms Reuben, Rube, Rubin and Ruby becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)