noun Reu·ben·ite \ˈrübəˌnīt\

Definition of Reubenite



  1. :  a member of the Hebrew tribe of Reuben

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Origin and Etymology of reubenite

Reuben, oldest son of Jacob and ancestor of the tribe (from Late Latin Ruben, from Hebrew R'ūbhēn) + English -ite

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