Gruben Family History
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Gruben Name Meaning
a nickname of Slavic origin, from Polish gruby ‘big’, ‘coarse’ or a cognate in some other Slavic language. a reduced form of Grubenheimer, a name attached to the Waldenses in the 14th century in Germany because they met in isolated places, or a reduced form of Swiss Grubenmann, a variant of Grube.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ruben, Rubel, Gruber, Rubin, Ruen, Gruba, Gruden, Green, Gribben