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Robot Vacuums: The 300+ Best, Funny, and Cool Names

If you’ve ever owned a Roomba or a Shark robot vacuum, you know that they can be pretty amusing little devices. With their quirky movements and adorable noises, they always seem to put a smile on your face. But did you know that you can give your Robot Vacuum a name? Here are some of the funniest names for Roombas and other Robot Vacuums that we’ve come up with:

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  • Sir Loots-a-Lot: This is the perfect name for a Roomba that is always getting stuck under furniture or in tight spaces.
  • The Floor Is Lava: This one is perfect for when your Roomba randomly decides to stop working in the middle of cleaning.
  • The Great Escape Artist: This is the ideal name for a Roomba that tends to run away from home. Whether it’s escaping from its charging dock or running off into another room, this little guy always seems to find a way to escape.
  • The vacuum cleaner from hell: This is probably the most accurate name for a Roomba, considering how much it seems to terrorize your pets. Whether it’s chasing them around or making them jump out of their skin, your poor pets just can’t seem to catch

I’ve made a list of some funny, clever, or interesting names for your Roomba, Shark, or other robot vacuum brand below. Use them or not, it’s always good with some inspiration.

I call my Roomba i9 Mr. Robot. I love the series and in that way, it’s a nice reference.

List of names for your Robot Vacuum

  1. Cpt. Kirk (Star Trek – Because they boldly go where no one has gone before)
  2. Dusty
  3. Not a Toaster
  4. Robocop
  5. Undercover Roomba (If you have any other brand than a Roomba)
  6. Cookie monster
  7. Mr. Robot (From the series Mr Robot)
  8. Butter (Robot from Rick and Morty, who is sad because its only purpose in “life” is to pass butter)
  9. R2D2 (Skywalkers robot in Star Wars)
  10. Alfred (Your butler name for your Batcave)
  11. Sucky
  12. Dustin
  13. Consuela (Cleaning lady from Family Guy)
  14. Wall-e
  15. Will Smiff
  16. Minesweeper
  17. Gonk droid
  18. Kraken (Yell “Release the Kraken!” next time you want it to clean)
  19. Snuffy
  20. Kylo Roomba (Star Wars reference)
  21. Sir sweeps a-lot
  22. Cat Car
  23. Roblox (Like the game)
  24. Jarvis (Ironman reference)
  25. Floorida
  26. Murderbot
  27. Robot Downey Jr. (Ironman reference)
  28. Snoop Boop
  29. Daredevil (Marvel superhero reference)
  30. Willy Roomba
  31. Bumper Thumper
  32. Bouncy Bot
  33. Hairy / Harry (Because hair always gets stuck to it)
  34. Marilyn Monrobot
  35. Pac Man
  36. Samuel L. Vacson
  37. Sucky McSuckface
  38. Sweepy
  39. Roberto
  40. Sir Cleansalot
  41. Morty (Rick and Morty reference)
  42. The Grim Sweeper
  43. Dobby (House elf from Harry Potter)
  44. Shitweasel
  45. Wall-E
  46. Muncher
  47. HILFE (flight attendant in Wolf Of Wall Street)
  48. LowRider
  49.  Steve McClean
  50. Vlad the Inhaler
  51. Roundabout
  52. R2Dirt2
  53. Attack-Vac
  54. Minion
  55. RoboMop
  56. C3P0
  57. Catcar
  58. Mr. Meeseeks (Rick and Morty reference)
  59. Dustbin Timberlake
  60. Katniss Everclean
  61. Obi-Wan Cleanobi
  62. Cleanopatra
  63. Lomax
  64. Pixie
  65. T-Bone
  66. Toto
  67. Whiskey
  68. Zero
  69. Zowie
  70. Sir Vacsalot
  71. Alfred
  72. Alice
  73. Benson
  74. Bob
  75. Arlo
  76. Buttons
  77. Coco
  78. Daisy
  79. Daphne
  80. Brenda
  81. Butler
  82. Garett
  83. Hariett
  84. Harry
  85. Hazel
  86. Goliath
  87. Jelly Roll
  88. Jeeves
  89. Leslie
  90. Martha
  91. Max
  92. Mildred
  93. Niles
  94. Rhonda
  95. Robbie
  96. Cinnamon
  97. Bullet
  98. Robi
  99. Speck
  100. Steve
  101. Tina
  102. Buck
  103. Winston
  104. Little Lisa
  105. Rugrat
  106. Ralph
  107. Shannon
  108. Thorsten
  109. Dust Guzzler
  110. Lucy
  111. Karen
  112. Peggy
  113. Hugo
  114. Martha
  115. Darko
  116. Twiggy
  117. Gangubai
  118. Reidar
  119. Juanita
  120. Charlie
  121. Benji
  122. Bingo
  123. Lola
  124. Lil Critter
  125. Buddy
  126. Bruiser
  127. Sister Critter
  128. Champ
  129. Grandma Shark
  130. Night Owl
  131. Prof. Dumbledust
  132. Dustin Bieber
  133. Ramsingh
  134. Dobby
  135. Fluffy
  136. Hedwig
  137. Hazel
  138. Pug
  139. Clean Elizabeth the third
  140. EVE
  141. Smarty
  142. Pikachu
  143. Cat sitter
  144. Ravioli
  145. Bolt
  146. Blue
  147. Nounou
  148. Pet Hair Eater
  149. Simon
  150. Fry
  151. Rex
  152. Jeeves
  153. Jasper
  154. Minion
  155. Metal can
  156. Drunk driver
  157. Rover
  158. Skippy
  159. Whirlie
  160. Bottom Feeder
  161. Bristle Boss
  162. Bonsai Vac
  163. Broomie
  164. Spinning Jenny
  165. Vacu-Man
  166. Dirt Lord
  167. Tornado
  168. Floor Force One
  169. Terminatrix
  170. Spock
  171. Vac-o-tron
  172. Clean slate
  173. J-LO
  174. EVE
  175. Ramone
  176. Robotnik
  177. The Predator
  178. Sandcrawler
  179. Spencer
  180. Picard
  181. Enterprise
  182. Autobot
  183. Q-tip
  184. Buck
  185. Ash
  186. Dusty McBot
  187. Sir Sweep-A-Lot
  188. The Hooverizer
  189. Vacu-bot 9000
  190. Robo-Maid
  191. Robo-Vac Attack
  192. Mr. Clean-Bot
  193. Dust-Bunny-B-Gone
  194. Vacuuminator
  195. Roomba Rascal
  196. DustBot Dilemma
  197. Clean-o-Tron
  198. Great Swipe-Off
  199. Carpet Commando
  200. Dustbuster Deluxe
  201. Robo-Sweepster
  202. Robo-Scrubber
  203. Dust-B-Gone
  204. Sweepy McSweepface
  205. Dust-Away
  206. Vacu-Master
  207. Floor Fizzer
  208. Dust-B-Gone Deluxe
  209. Vacu-Bot 3000
  210. Robo-Sweeper
  211. Floor Flurrier
  212. Sweeper Supreme
  213. Dust-B-Gone Supreme
  214. Vacuum Viper
  215. Dust Devil
  216. Dust Dynamo
  217. Vacuumator
  218. Dust-A-Tron
  219. Robo-Vac
  220. Dust-B-Gone Turbo
  221. Robo-Scrub
  222. Floor Frother
  223. Dust Devil Deluxe
  224. Vacuum Vortex
  225. Dust-B-Gone Supreme 2.0
  226. Vacuumator Deluxe
  227. Dust-A-Tron Deluxe
  228. Robo-Vac Deluxe
  229. Dust-B-Gone Turbo Plus
  230. Robo-Scrub Deluxe
  231. Floor Frother Plus
  232. Dust Devil Supreme
  233. Vacuum Vortex Plus
  234. Dust-B-Gone Supreme 3.0
  235. Vacuumator Supreme
  236. Dust-A-Tron Supreme
  237. Robo-Vac Supreme
  238. Dust-B-Gone Turbo Max
  239. Robo-Scrub Supreme
  240. Floor Frother Max
  241. Dust Devil Elite
  242. Vacuum Vortex Max
  243. Dust-B-Gone Supreme 4.0
  244. Vacuumator Elite
  245. Dust-A-Tron Elite
  246. Robo-Vac Elite
  247. Dust-B-Gone Turbo Ultra
  248. Robo-Scrub Elite
  249. Floor Frother Ultra
  250. Dust Devil Pro
  251. Vacuum Vortex Ultra
  252. Dust-B-Gone Supreme 5.0
  253. Vacuumator Pro
  254. Dust-A-Tron Pro
  255. Robo-Vac Pro
  256. Dust-B-Gone Turbo Mega
  257. Robo-Scrub Pro
  258. Floor Frother Mega
  259. Dust Devil Max
  260. Vacuum Vortex Mega
  261. Dust-B-Gone Supreme 6.0
  262. Vacuumator Max
  263. Dust-A-Tron Max
  264. Robo-Vac Max
  265. Dust-B-Gone Turbo Giga
  266. Robo-Scrub Max
  267. Floor Frother Giga
  268. Dust Devil Ultra
  269. The Vacuum

The Best Names for Your Robot Vacuum

Naming your robot vacuum can personalize it and make it feel like a part of the family. Here are some of the best names for your robot vacuum.

1. Dusty

Dusty is a classic name for a robot vacuum. It’s simple, easy to remember, and embodies the machine’s primary function – dusting your floors.

2. Rosie

Rosie is a nod to the classic robot maid from the Jetsons, and it’s perfect for a robot vacuum that’s always ready to clean up any mess.

3. Suckatron

If you want to inject a bit of humor into your cleaning routine, consider naming your robot vacuum Suckatron. This name is perfect for a machine that sucks up dust and debris with ease.

4. Mr. Clean

Mr. Clean is a name that evokes cleanliness and hygiene. It’s perfect for a robot vacuum that keeps your floors spotless.

5. The Neat Freak

The Neat Freak is an excellent name for a robot vacuum that’s always on the job. It’s a nod to those among us who love to keep everything tidy.

6. Maidbot

Maidbot is a straightforward name that encapsulates the robot vacuum’s function. It’s easy to remember and perfect for anyone who wants to keep things simple.

7. Hoover

Hoover is another classic name for a vacuum cleaner, and it’s perfect for a robot vacuum that’s always ready to suck up dirt and debris.

8. Spotless

Spotless is a name that evokes perfection and cleanliness. It’s perfect for a robot vacuum that always leaves your floors looking spotless.

9. Sweepbot

Sweepbot is an excellent name for a robot vacuum that’s always sweeping up dust and debris. It’s simple, easy to remember, and perfect for anyone who wants to keep things straightforward.

10. Dustbuster

Dustbuster is a name that’s perfect for a robot vacuum that’s always ready to take on dust and debris. It’s catchy, memorable, and perfect for anyone who wants to inject a bit of personality into their cleaning routine.

Shark Robot Vacuum name ideas

  1. SharkBot
  2. VacuShark
  3. SharkClean
  4. RoboShark
  5. SharkVac
  6. SharkNav
  7. SharkForce
  8. Shark Tamer
  9. Sharkmate
  10. Sharkinator
  11. Sharko Vac
  12. Sharkster
  13. Shark Vac
  14. Sharksweeper
  15. Jaws Jr.
  16. Finley
  17. Bruce
  18. Chomper
  19. Reef Raider
  20. Seabiscuit
  21. Aqua Hunter
  22. Oceanic
  23. Bluefin
  24. Suction Shark
  25. Swishy
  26. Hoover
  27. Bubble Buster
  28. Sandy
  29. Sea Sweep
  30. SharkAttack
  31. SharkFrenzy
  32. SharkSonic
  33. Sharkbot
  34. Nemo
  35. Cleaner Fish
  36. Shark Tank
  37. Tidal Wave
  38. Tide Runner
  39. Mako
  40. Great White
  41. Hammerhead
  42. Thresher
  43. Tiger Shark
  44. Bull Shark
  45. Lemon Shark
  46. Goblin Shark
  47. Blacktip
  48. Wobbegong
  49. Nurse Shark
  50. Whitetip
  51. Sharky Cleaner
  52. Sharky Vac
  53. Port Jackson
  54. Saw Shark
  55. Zebra Shark
  56. Horn Shark
  57. Carpet Shark
  58. Swell Shark
  59. Lantern Shark
  60. Cookiecutter Shark
  61. Frilled Shark
  62. Houndshark
  63. Dogfish
  64. Catshark
  65. Ground Shark
  66. Silvertip
  67. Thylacine Shark
  68. Pyjama Shark
  69. Greeneye Shark
  70. Electric Shark

If you’re looking for a little bit of humor in your life, why not consider naming your Roomba after a funny character or celebrity? Here are a few of our favorite funny names for Roombas:

  • Mr. Clean: This one is perfect if your Roomba is always keeping your floors spotless.
  • The Great Dictator: If your Roomba seems to rule the household with an iron fist, this might be the perfect name.
  • Jeeves: Named after the iconic butler from literature, this one is perfect if your Roomba is always at your beck and call.
  • RoboCop: Is your Roomba always upholding the law and keeping your home safe? Then this name could be perfect.
  • C-3PO: If you’ve got a Roomba that’s always getting into mischief, this name from Star Wars could be just right.
List of names you should consider for your Robot Vacuum

Robot vacuum names based on famous robots, androids, cyborgs, and AIs

  1. Optimus Prime
  2. R2-D2
  3. C-3PO
  4. B-9
  5. Robby the Robot
  6. Gort
  7. Stepford (Stepford Wives)
  8. Wall-E
  9. The Iron Giant
  10. Marvin the paranoid android
  11. Roy Batty
  12. Maria/Futura
  13. Tom Servo / Crow T. Robot
  14. The Sentinels
  15. T-800
  16. Ultron
  17. Cmdr Data
  18. Number 6
  19. Johnny 5
  20. Robo-Cop
  21. Major Motoko Kusanagi
  22. Daleks
  23. Hal-9000
  24. Kitt
  25. GlaDOS
  26. Johnny 5
  27. CL4P-TP
Robot vacuum names based on famous robots androids cyborgs and AIs

List of Cool and Funny Roomba names

We all know that Roombas are great for cleaning up our homes. But did you know that they can also be great for lightening the mood? That’s right – there are a lot of funny names for Roombas out there, and they’re sure to put a smile on your face. Here are just a few of our favorites:

The Cleaning Machine: This one is perfect for when your Roomba is doing its job.

The Dustbuster: This is a great name for when your Roomba is busy at work.

The Dirt Devil: This is another great name for when your Roomba is working hard.

The Floor Sweeper: This is a perfect name for when your Roomba is sweeping up the floors.

So if you’re looking for a little bit of fun, be sure to check out these funny names for Roombas. They’re sure to put a smile on your face.

  1. Mr Roombastic
  2. Roomie
  3. Roombug
  4. Dj Roomba
  5. Ruby
  6. Shroomba
  7. Puumba
  8. Roombo (Rambo reference)
  9. Rover
  10. Roompa Loompa
  11. Roombati 
  12. Rambo-bot
  13. Roswell
  14. Rosie
  15. Robbie Robit
  16. Cat Car
  17. Matrix
  18. Ulysses
  19. Ziggy
  20. Roomby
  21. Moon Pie
  22. Mork
  23. Purple
  24. Blackie
  25. Robi
  26. Rhett
  27. Rhonda
  28. Doomba
  29. Moomba
  30. Dustbuster
  31. Groot
  32. The Bot
  33. Morty
  34. Jerry
  35. Rick
  36. Butter
  37. Rolly
  38. Cinderoomba
  39. Vlad the inhaler
  40. Woodhouse
  41. Consuela
  42. Dobby
  43. Winky
  44. Kreacher
  45. Ghost dusters
  46. Return of the vac
  47. Sweeping beauty
  48. Vac Attack
  49. Floor of a kind
List of Cool and Funny Roomba names

List of Pet names for Roomba

Here is a list of pet names for Roomba that are sure to make you smile.

  1. Rosie
  2. Bella
  3. Luna
  4. Lucy
  5. Daizy
  6. Zoe
  7. Lily
  8. Lola
  9. Baily
  10. Stella
  11. Molly
  12. Max
  13. Charlie
  14. Milo
  15. Buddy
  16. Rocky
  17. Bear
  18. Leo
  19. Duke
  20. Teddy
  21. Tucker
  22. Simba
  23. Loki
  24. Ollie
  25. Oprah
  26. Yeezy
  27. Kittle
  28. Gronk
  29. Naomi
  30. Caviar
  31. Baguette
  32. Dijon
  33. Elon
  34. Nebular
  35. Mango
  36. Kiwi
  37. Lemon
  38. Cherry
  39. Eggo
  40. Toast
  41. Bagel
  42. Yoda
  43. Boba
  44. Obi
  45. Chewbacca
  46. Rob
  47. Otis
  48. Chewy
  49. Buster
  50. Ranger
  51. Tank
  52. Copper
  53. Chase
  54. Lexi
  55. Athena
  56. Layla
  57. Ivy
  58. Chico
  59. Cleo
  60. Chief
  61. Dash

List of Disney names for Roomba

  1. Donald Duck
  2. Wall-E
  3. Ariel
  4. Elena
  5. Belle
  6. Mulan
  7. Jasmine
  8. Tiana
  9. Merida
  10. Aurora
  11. Buzz Lightyear
  12. Daisy Duck
  13. Fawn
  14. Fillmore
  15. Flo
  16. Goofy
  17. Guido
  18. Hamm
  19. Mater
  20. Luigi
  21. McQueen
  22. Mickey
  23. Minnie
  24. Piglet
  25. Pluto
  26. Rabbit
  27. Ramone
  28. Mr. Potato Head
  29. Rex
  30. Sally
  31. Sarge
  32. Woody
List of Disney names for Roomba

Do Roombas come with names?

Roomba does not come with names installed, this is why you also want to name your Roomba. It is however quite easy to do so. Already in the installation process, you’ll be asked to give it a name.

I think naming your Roomba is a personal choice. Not everyone will do it either, but naming the robot will make you relate to it more easily and make it a daily companion in your life. Also, more and more robots will probably enter our homes so naming our robots will make it much easier to handle.

In an interview, Slate did with Colin Angels, co-founder, and CEO of iRobot in Bedford, Mass he quoted:

 If you ask people who don’t own Roombas if they would name them, they almost violently say, “No, why would I name my vacuum cleaner?” Yet once they own one, more than 80 per cent of people do. At the beginning of Roomba, we all took turns answering the support line. Once, a woman called and explained that her robot had a defective motor. I said, “Send it back. We’ll send you a new one.” She said, “No, I’m not sending you Rosie.”

Colin Angel

Here is a clear statement that indicates the relation a person can get to a simple robot like a Roomba.

Is your Roomba vacuum a boy or a girl?

According to a research paper done by Micol Marchetti-Bowick from Stanford University, it depends on several different factors like shape, model name, sound, color, and maybe even personality traits.

I’ll start by supplementing this great quote from Micol, which gives a really good example of simple things that can make you believe something to be of a specific gender.

In other cases, the choice of gender may not be as clear. However, people will nonetheless associate the robot with a particular gender: “[The Roomba] is a girl…it’s round. It’s close to the floor. It ends with an ‘a.’ I always think of it as a wom-ba,” (Garfinkel, 2004). Here, traits such as the robot’s name and shape are being used to characterize it as female.

Micol Marchetti-Bowick, Stanford University

So, by this definition, a Roomba is a girl because it is design and brand/model name ends with an ‘a’. I want to dig a little deeper into the last part because I think the shape and design of things make perfect sense. If you make robots have female features, you would most likely think of them as female, but is a Roomba a girl because “Roomba” ends with an ‘a? Let’s investigate a little.

So according to Robinson Meyer in this article from, more girl names do end with an ‘a’ compared to boy names. Searching for girl names through my own government’s statistics bank (DST) – the only one I have access to and very reliable, it’s also clear that this is the case; much more girl names end with an ‘a’ compared to boy names.

Robinson also elaborates on the reason for the ‘a’ being more used in girl names, one reason is that the ending with ‘a a’ derives from Latin names and as we know, most modern names today are based on Latin names. He further elaborates that there was also a tendency for female names to originate from male names with an added suffix.

I’ll end the small investigation here by concluding that, yes you could say that your Roomba is a girl. I would even go as far as to say, that if I had a Roomba I would go for a girl’s name.

On a side note, I have a Neato D4 robot vacuum it is D-shaped and I think of it as a boy, and now I wonder why.

What are good robot vacuum names?

A good name for your robot vacuum should first of all be something easy to remember. Secondly, you should be looking out for the complexity and ease of pronunciation. You’ll want the name of your robot vacuum to be something you want to use over and over in the lifespan of the robot.

This is also why a lot of the names above are movie references or references to some other very nostalgic thing.

I think the trifecta of a perfect name is a combination between humor, easy to remember, and pronunciation. If you can hit those three it’s a perfect fit.

Are there any names I should not name my robot vacuum?

No, not really. The possibilities are quite endless. I have not yet come across a limit to how long, how dirty, or how complicated you can name your robot vacuum.

But a thing to bear in mind is, that the more complicated you make the name for your robot vacuum, the harder it’ll be for Google Assistant or Alexa to get it correct.

I wouldn’t for example name my robot vacuum “Mr. Frank4A5>671.098”.

I have also experienced some other quite odd bugs/failures with funny and complicated robot names. I tried to name my robot vacuum “42” – which is the meaning of life and everything, according to the movie “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the galaxy”.

The problem with the name “42” was that it would sometimes start my robot vacuum, when I asked, “What are the meaning to life and everything” or if I made a statement of something including 42.

The same thing happened when I named my robot vacuum “order 66”, which is a reference to Star Wars “Execute order 66”. So when I told my Google Home to “Execute order 66” it would sometimes start my robot vacuum, but more often than not just tell me about the reference quoted from Wikipedia.

It’s really fun to play around with and the outcome is sometimes hilarious. But if the robot name is something you are going to use multiple times a week, I would suggest naming it something a little more simple for it to understand.

Can I rename my Roomba’s name?

Yes, you’ll always be able to rename your Roomba, follow these quick steps to show you how:

  1. Make sure you are connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your Roomba.
  2. Go to the home screen of your iRobot/Roomba app.
  3. Press the “More icon” which should look like a bubble with three dots inside.
  4. Go to “Settings”.
  5. Press on your Robot Name, and now you’ll be able to type something different.

When done, you should refresh it in your Google Home, Amazon Alexa, or your other smart home assistant, so it can recognize the new name.

Using the robot vacuum name for google assistant and Alexa

Now, you might already have chosen what to name your robot vacuum. Maybe Murderbot? No matter what great name you’ve chosen, a question still arises. Can you use the custom naming of your robot vacuum for anything?

Will I be able to call out my robot vacuum from Google Home, Nest, or Alexa?

The answer is yes, if your robot vacuum is Google Assistant and Alexa compatible, which it should tell you on the packaging or in the manual, you’ll be able to command your robot vacuum using your custom name.

Time to round things up

I will recommend you play around with the naming of your robot vacuum, you can get some laughs out of it. But when you’ve done playing around, choose something very familiar and simple so it’ll be an easy task for Google Assistant and Alexa to execute the commands you give them.

I hope you’ve enjoyed the reading and maybe even found some inspiration.

Author: Morten Pradsgaard

As a tech enthusiast and creative individual, my blog Living Smarter offers tips on tech, name ideas, and gaming. I collaborate with companies and individuals to share expertise in various genres and platforms.

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