Ruben: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Ruben

The Scandinavian, French, Armenian, and Dutch variation of the name Reuben, meaning “behold, a son.” Um, thanks a lot, Captain Obvious.

Nicknames:

Rube, Ruby.

Famous people named Ruben:

Singer Ruben Studdard; actor Ruben Santiago-Hudson; rapper Ruben Bailey (a.k.a. Big Rube).

Fun fact:

Peter Paul Rubens was a famous Flemish artist.

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