In the bible, Reba is the name of the King of Midian (NUM 31:8). Meaning of the name: the fourth; a square; that lies or stoops down. Related names are: Zur
, Rekem . The translations of Reba in 18 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Rebeca in Spanish
to Rebe in Romanian!
And they slew the kings of Midian, beside the rest of them that were slain; namely, Evi, and Rekem, and Zur, and Hur, and Reba, five kings of Midian: Balaam also the son of Beor they slew with the sword. (NUM 31:8)
And all the cities of the plain, and all the kingdom of Sihon king of the Amorites, which reigned in Heshbon, whom Moses smote with the princes of Midian, Evi, and Rekem, and Zur, and Hur, and Reba, which were dukes of Sihon, dwelling in the country. (JOS 13:21)