Hebrew, Kin/Family, Male, R names, Virtues/Attributes


Reuven is a Hebrew male name meaning “behold, a son” or “vision of a son”, the name of the eldest son of Jacob and Leah from the Old Testament.

Nicknames: Reu, Rue

Origin: Hebrew



  • Reuben (Hebrew, English)
  • Rouben (Armenian, Biblical Greek)
  • Ruben (Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, French, Armenian)
  • Rubèn (Catalan)
  • Rúben (Portuguese)
  • Rubem (Brazilian Portuguese)
  • Rubens (Brazilian Portuguese)
  • Ruuben (Finnish)



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