Ruben Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rubin. German (of Slavic origin): habitational name from a place so named near Kottbus or from Rubyn. German (of Slavic origin): nickname for a big, heavy fellow (see Rubel 2). German (Rüben): habitational name from a place so named near Leipzig.

List of People with Surname Ruben

Based on our public records, there are a total of 825 people with the surname Ruben. Among these people surnamed Ruben, there are approximately 291 distinct names, with an average of 2 people who share the same name. John Ruben, Robert Ruben and James Ruben are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ruben, with 18, 17 and 15 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Ruben, with a total of 141 people, and there are a total of 99 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ruben, with a total of 86 people and an average of 69 distinct names.