7205. Reuben
Strong's Concordance
Reuben: "behold a son!" oldest son of Jacob, also his desc.
Original Word: רְאוּבֵן
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Reuben
Phonetic Spelling: (reh-oo-bane')
Short Definition: Reuben
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from raah and ben
Definition
"behold a son!" oldest son of Jacob, also his desc.
NASB Translation
Reuben (72).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
רְאוּבֵן71 proper name, masculine Reuben, Ρουβην[ιν] (be-hold a son! but Genesis 29:32 makes = רָאָה בְּעָנְיִי (!); JosAnt. i. 19, 7 and others Ρουβηλος, ᵑ6 , ׳ר then perhaps = Arabic , lion, compare Di); —

1 eldest son of Jacob and Leah Genesis 29:32; Genesis 30:14 11t. Genesis; Exodus 1:2; 1 Chronicles 2:1; as head of family or clan Exodus 6:14 (twice in verse); Numbers 1:20; Numbers 26:5 (all P), 1 Chronicles 5:1,3, compare ׳בְּנֵי אֱלִיאָב בֶּןרְֿא Deuteronomy 11:6.

2 as name of clan or tribe Judges 5:15,16; Deuteronomy 27:13; Joshua 18:7 ( +גָּד; both D), Deuteronomy 33:6 (poem), Ezekiel 48:6,7,31; Numbers 1:5 (P); so ׳מַטֵּה ר Numbers 1:21; Numbers 13:4; Joshua 20:8; Joshua 21:7 (all P), 1 Chronicles 6:48; 1 Chronicles 6:63, ׳מַחֲנֵה ר Numbers 2:10,16; Numbers 10:18 (all P); ׳בְּנֵי ר, as tribe, Numbers 16:l b Numbers 32:37 (both J E), Numbers 2:10; Numbers 7:20; Numbers 26:5; Joshua 13:23 (twice in verse) (all P), also (+ Gad and often Manasseh) Numbers 32:1,2,6,25 (JE), Joshua 4:12 (D), Numbers 32:29,31,33; Joshua 22:9 11t. 22 (all P), compare 1 Chronicles 5:18; ׳בֶּןרֿ as tribe Joshua 15:6; Joshua 18:7 (both P), מַטֵּה ׳בְנֵיֿ ר Joshua 13:15 (P).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Reuben

From the imperative of ra'ah and ben; see ye a son; Reuben, a son of Jacob -- Reuben.

see HEBREW ra'ah

see HEBREW ben

Forms and Transliterations
וּרְאוּבֵ֡ן וראובן כִּרְאוּבֵ֥ן כראובן לִרְאוּבֵ֕ן לראובן רְ֠אוּבֵן רְאוּבֵ֑ן רְאוּבֵ֔ן רְאוּבֵ֖ן רְאוּבֵ֗ן רְאוּבֵ֛ן רְאוּבֵ֜ן רְאוּבֵ֞ן רְאוּבֵ֣ן רְאוּבֵ֣ן ׀ רְאוּבֵ֤ן רְאוּבֵ֥ן רְאוּבֵ֧ן רְאוּבֵ֨ן רְאוּבֵֽן׃ רְאוּבֵן֒ רְאוּבֵן֙ רְאוּבֵן֩ רְאוּבֵן֮ ראובן ראובן׃ kir’ūḇên kir·’ū·ḇên kiruVen lir’ūḇên lir·’ū·ḇên liruVen rə’ūḇên rə·’ū·ḇên reuVen ū·rə·’ū·ḇên ūrə’ūḇên ureuVen
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72 Occurrences


kir·’ū·ḇên — 1 Occ.
lir·’ū·ḇên — 1 Occ.
rə·’ū·ḇên — 69 Occ.
ū·rə·’ū·ḇên — 1 Occ.

Genesis 29:32
HEB: וַתִּקְרָ֥א שְׁמ֖וֹ רְאוּבֵ֑ן כִּ֣י אָֽמְרָ֗ה
NAS: and named him Reuben, for she said,
KJV: his name Reuben: for
INT: called his name Reuben Because said

Genesis 30:14
HEB: וַיֵּ֨לֶךְ רְאוּבֵ֜ן בִּימֵ֣י קְצִיר־
NAS: of wheat harvest Reuben went and found
KJV: And Reuben went in the days
INT: went Reuben the days harvest

Genesis 35:22
HEB: הַהִ֔וא וַיֵּ֣לֶךְ רְאוּבֵ֔ן וַיִּשְׁכַּ֕ב֙ אֶת־
NAS: in that land, that Reuben went
KJV: in that land, that Reuben went
INT: he went Reuben and lay Bilhah

Genesis 35:23
HEB: בְּכ֥וֹר יַעֲקֹ֖ב רְאוּבֵ֑ן וְשִׁמְעוֹן֙ וְלֵוִ֣י
NAS: of Leah: Reuben, Jacob's
KJV: of Leah; Reuben, Jacob's
INT: firstborn Jacob's Reuben Simeon and Levi

Genesis 37:21
HEB: וַיִּשְׁמַ֣ע רְאוּבֵ֔ן וַיַּצִּלֵ֖הוּ מִיָּדָ֑ם
NAS: But Reuben heard [this] and rescued
KJV: And Reuben heard
INT: heard Reuben and rescued of their hands

Genesis 37:22
HEB: וַיֹּ֨אמֶר אֲלֵהֶ֣ם ׀ רְאוּבֵן֮ אַל־ תִּשְׁפְּכוּ־
NAS: Reuben further said to them, Shed
KJV: And Reuben said unto them, Shed
INT: said about Reuben not Shed

Genesis 37:29
HEB: וַיָּ֤שָׁב רְאוּבֵן֙ אֶל־ הַבּ֔וֹר
NAS: Now Reuben returned to the pit,
KJV: And Reuben returned unto the pit;
INT: returned now Reuben to the pit

Genesis 42:22
HEB: וַיַּעַן֩ רְאוּבֵ֨ן אֹתָ֜ם לֵאמֹ֗ר
NAS: Reuben answered them, saying,
KJV: And Reuben answered them, saying,
INT: answered Reuben saying not

Genesis 42:37
HEB: וַיֹּ֤אמֶר רְאוּבֵן֙ אֶל־ אָבִ֣יו
NAS: Then Reuben spoke to his father,
KJV: And Reuben spake unto his father,
INT: spoke Reuben to his father

Genesis 46:8
HEB: בְּכֹ֥ר יַעֲקֹ֖ב רְאוּבֵֽן׃
NAS: to Egypt: Reuben, Jacob's
KJV: and his sons: Reuben, Jacob's
INT: firstborn Jacob's Reuben

Genesis 46:9
HEB: וּבְנֵ֖י רְאוּבֵ֑ן חֲנ֥וֹךְ וּפַלּ֖וּא
NAS: The sons of Reuben: Hanoch and Pallu
KJV: And the sons of Reuben; Hanoch,
INT: the sons of Reuben Hanoch and Pallu

Genesis 48:5
HEB: אֶפְרַ֙יִם֙ וּמְנַשֶּׁ֔ה כִּרְאוּבֵ֥ן וְשִׁמְע֖וֹן יִֽהְיוּ־
NAS: and Manasseh shall be mine, as Reuben and Simeon
KJV: unto thee into Egypt, [are] mine; as Reuben and Simeon,
INT: Ephraim and Manasseh Reuben and Simeon become

Genesis 49:3
HEB: רְאוּבֵן֙ בְּכֹ֣רִי אַ֔תָּה
NAS: Reuben, you are my firstborn;
KJV: Reuben, thou [art] my firstborn,
INT: Reuben are my firstborn you

Exodus 1:2
HEB: רְאוּבֵ֣ן שִׁמְע֔וֹן לֵוִ֖י
NAS: Reuben, Simeon, Levi
KJV: Reuben, Simeon, Levi,
INT: Reuben Simeon Levi

Exodus 6:14
HEB: אֲבֹתָ֑ם בְּנֵ֨י רְאוּבֵ֜ן בְּכֹ֣ר יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל
NAS: The sons of Reuben, Israel's
KJV: The sons of Reuben the firstborn
INT: of their fathers' the sons of Reuben firstborn Israel's

Exodus 6:14
HEB: אֵ֖לֶּה מִשְׁפְּחֹ֥ת רְאוּבֵֽן׃
NAS: these are the families of Reuben.
KJV: these [be] the families of Reuben.
INT: these are the families of Reuben

Numbers 1:5
HEB: יַֽעַמְד֖וּ אִתְּכֶ֑ם לִרְאוּבֵ֕ן אֱלִיצ֖וּר בֶּן־
NAS: shall stand with you: of Reuben, Elizur
KJV: that shall stand with you: of [the tribe of] Reuben; Elizur
INT: shall stand for of Reuben Elizur the son

Numbers 1:20
HEB: וַיִּהְי֤וּ בְנֵֽי־ רְאוּבֵן֙ בְּכֹ֣ר יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל
NAS: Now the sons of Reuben, Israel's
KJV: And the children of Reuben, Israel's
INT: become now the sons of Reuben firstborn Israel's

Numbers 1:21
HEB: פְּקֻדֵיהֶ֖ם לְמַטֵּ֣ה רְאוּבֵ֑ן שִׁשָּׁ֧ה וְאַרְבָּעִ֛ים
NAS: men of the tribe of Reuben [were] 46,500.
KJV: of them, [even] of the tribe of Reuben, [were] forty
INT: were numbered the tribe of Reuben and six forty

Numbers 2:10
HEB: דֶּ֣גֶל מַחֲנֵ֧ה רְאוּבֵ֛ן תֵּימָ֖נָה לְצִבְאֹתָ֑ם
NAS: of the camp of Reuben by their armies,
KJV: of the camp of Reuben according to their armies:
INT: the standard of the camp of Reuben the south their armies

Numbers 2:10
HEB: וְנָשִׂיא֙ לִבְנֵ֣י רְאוּבֵ֔ן אֱלִיצ֖וּר בֶּן־
NAS: of the sons of Reuben: Elizur
KJV: of the children of Reuben [shall be] Elizur
INT: and the leader of the sons of Reuben Elizur the son

Numbers 2:16
HEB: הַפְּקֻדִ֞ים לְמַחֲנֵ֣ה רְאוּבֵ֗ן מְאַ֨ת אֶ֜לֶף
NAS: men of the camp of Reuben: 151450
KJV: in the camp of Reuben [were] an hundred
INT: were numbered the camp of Reuben an hundred thousand

Numbers 7:30
HEB: נָשִׂ֖יא לִבְנֵ֣י רְאוּבֵ֑ן אֱלִיצ֖וּר בֶּן־
NAS: leader of the sons of Reuben;
KJV: of the children of Reuben, [did offer]:
INT: leader the son of Reuben Elizur of the sons

Numbers 10:18
HEB: דֶּ֛גֶל מַחֲנֵ֥ה רְאוּבֵ֖ן לְצִבְאֹתָ֑ם וְעַל־
NAS: of the camp of Reuben, according
KJV: of the camp of Reuben set forward
INT: the standard of the camp of Reuben to their armies according

Numbers 13:4
HEB: שְׁמוֹתָ֑ם לְמַטֵּ֣ה רְאוּבֵ֔ן שַׁמּ֖וּעַ בֶּן־
NAS: from the tribe of Reuben, Shammua
KJV: of the tribe of Reuben, Shammua
INT: then their names the tribe of Reuben Shammua the son

72 Occurrences

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