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[roo-buh n]
  1. Douay Bible. Reuben(defs 1, 2).
  2. a male given name, form of Reuben.
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  • The cavalcade now galloped on towards the house of Ruben Smith.

  • The most envious could not deny that Ruben was a lucky fellow.

    The Jews of Barnow

    Karl Emil Franzos

  • She took every precaution, and Ruben watched over her anxiously and tenderly.

    The Jews of Barnow

    Karl Emil Franzos

  • No more was said at the time, but Ruben's idea was not forgotten.

    The Cassowary

    Stanley Waterloo

  • And Moses gave a possession to the children of Ruben according to their kindreds.