- a masculine name: dim. Rube, Ruby
- the eldest son of Jacob and Leah: Gen. 29:32
- the tribe of Israel descended from him: Num. 1:20-21
Origin of Reubenvia Ecclesiastical Late Latin from Ecclesiastical Greek from Classical Hebrew (language) reuven, literally , behold, a son from reu, imperative of raa, to see + ben, son
a sandwich made with rye bread, filled usually with corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, and a dressing and served hot
in full Reuben sandwich
Origin of Reubenprobably after Reuben Kay, Omaha grocer (c. 1930)
In the Bible, a son of Jacob and Leah and the forebear of one of the tribes of Israel.
A hot sandwich consisting of corned beef, Swiss cheese, and sauerkraut usually served on rye bread.
Origin of ReubenFrom the name Reuben ( probably that of its inventor (whose identity is not certain) )