Traits associated with the name Reuben:

Dogs named Reuben tend to be loving, good-natured, industrious, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Reuben?

Naming your dog Reuben suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name.

Is Reuben a good dog name?

Reuben has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Reuben isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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New York City Dog Name Database
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Reuben is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Reuben was, in the past month, the 406th most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Reuben is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Reuben was viewed 64 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Reuben's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Reuben is most adored in New Hampshire, Idaho and Delaware.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Tennessee, Arizona and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Reuben.

Most popular breeds named Reuben:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Jack Russell Terrier
  3. Lhasa Apso
  4. American Pitbull Terrier
  5. Labrador Retriever

Reuben is found in these categories:

cute dog names

Evokes images of a lovable, sandwich-named, floppy-eared canine companion.

food dog names

A classic sandwich shares this moniker.

old fashioned dog names

Harkens back to corned beef sandwiches and 60s folk-rock hits.

biblical dog names

Reuben is a significant character in the Old Testament, the firstborn son of Jacob and Leah.

Dog names like Reuben:

Ascended, uplifted, high
Delicious dark beer
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Diminutive Form Of Reginald Or Regina
Brave Ruler
Reuben dog name meaning

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