Reuven

Synonyms:
Reuben, r’-u-VAYN, רְאוּבֵן
Reuben_(biblical_person) (Wikipedia)
Reuben
Rúben.JPG
Portuguese sketch, in English the name is Reuben
Native name
רְאוּבֵן
PronunciationRəʾuven
Born1569 BCE (15 Kislev, AM 2192 or AM 2193)
Died1445 BCE or 1444 BCE (AM 2317 or AM 2318) (aged 125)
Resting place(according to Muslim tradition)Nabi Rubin, Israel
31°55′46″N 34°44′02″E / 31.92944°N 34.73389°E / 31.92944; 34.73389
ChildrenHanok (son)

Pallu (son)
Hezron (son)
Karmi (son)

Parents
RelativesSimeon (brother)

Levi (brother)
Judah (brother)
Issachar (brother)
Zebulun (brother)
Dan (half brother)
Naphtali (half brother)
Gad (half brother)
Asher (half brother)
Joseph (half brother)
Benjamin (half brother)
Dinah (sister)

Rachel (stepmother/aunt)

According to the Book of Genesis, Reuben or Re'uven (Hebrew:

רְאוּבֵן‬, Standard Rəʾuven Tiberian Rəʾûḇēn) was the eldest son of Jacob and Leah. He was the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Reuben.

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