reubenite

reubenite
\\ˈrübəˌnīt\ noun (-s)
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: Reuben, oldest son of Jacob and ancestor of the tribe (from Late Latin Ruben, from Hebrew R'ūbhēn) + English -ite
: a member of the Hebrew tribe of Reuben

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/rooh"beuh nuyt'/, n.
a member of the tribe of Reuben.
[REUBEN + -ITE1]

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