Meaning and Origin of: Rube
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First name origins & meanings:
- Hebrew : Behold, a son
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Last name origin & meaning:
- German : from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with hrōd ‘renown’.
- German (Rübe) : metonymic occupational name for someone who grew or sold turnips, from Middle High German ruobe, rüebe ‘turnip’.
- Danish : unexplained.