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780
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Reuel

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Wiktionary

From Hebrew רְעוּאֵל (“friend of God”).

  1. (rare) A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Reuel

Reuel was born in 1924. Reuel is also known as Schneider and Karl Heinz.

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Reuel Williams was a senator. He was most active from 1837 to 1843. Reuel was born on June 2nd, 1783 in Hallowell, Maine. He died on July 25th, 1862.

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Reuel was born on January 23rd, 1829. He passed away on November 24th, 1870.

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Reuel was born on April 13th, 1913. He left this life on May 1st, 1995.

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Reuel Meditz is a musician. Their ongoing career started in 2008. Reuel was born in 1988.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1893 6 0 6
1895 5 0 5
1897 5 0 5
1901 5 0 5
1913 12 0 12
1914 10 0 10
1915 11 0 11
1916 11 0 11
1917 12 0 12
1918 16 0 16
1919 9 0 9
1920 23 0 23
1921 13 0 13
1922 15 0 15
1923 8 0 8
1924 11 0 11
1925 14 0 14
1926 9 0 9
1927 8 0 8
1928 10 0 10
1929 9 0 9
1930 7 0 7
1931 6 0 6
1932 16 0 16
1933 12 0 12
1934 8 0 8
1936 11 0 11
1937 6 0 6
1938 10 0 10
1939 7 0 7
1940 6 0 6
1941 8 0 8
1943 7 0 7
1944 10 0 10
1945 6 0 6
1946 8 0 8
1947 9 0 9
1949 8 0 8
1950 6 0 6
1952 10 0 10
1953 6 0 6
1954 9 0 9
1955 7 0 7
1956 7 0 7
1957 5 0 5
1958 7 0 7
1959 15 0 15
1961 5 0 5
1963 5 0 5
1964 5 0 5
1965 8 0 8
1967 6 0 6
1968 9 0 9
1970 5 0 5
1971 6 0 6
1974 9 0 9
1976 7 0 7
1978 6 0 6
1979 6 0 6
1980 10 0 10
1981 6 0 6
1983 6 0 6
1986 7 0 7
1987 5 0 5
1989 7 0 7
1990 6 0 6
1991 5 0 5
1992 6 0 6
1993 10 0 10
1996 5 0 5
1997 7 0 7
1998 6 0 6
1999 6 0 6
2000 9 0 9
2001 5 0 5
2002 7 0 7
2003 8 0 8
2004 7 0 7
2005 7 0 7
2006 10 0 10
2007 7 0 7
2008 12 0 12
2009 5 0 5
2010 10 0 10
2011 10 0 10
2012 18 0 18
2013 8 0 8
2014 14 0 14
2015 8 0 8
2016 13 0 13
2017 14 0 14

Common last names for Reuel

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jackson

Fun Facts about the name Reuel

  • How Popular is the name Reuel? Reuel is the 12,348th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Reuel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 780 babies born with the first name Reuel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Reuel to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Reuel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1893 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Reuel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Reuel is Saturday, March 6th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Reuel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Reuel was in 1920 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Reuel Factoid: According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Reuel is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1980.
  • Weird things about the name Reuel: Your name in reverse order is Leuer. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Relue. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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