Have you recently got yourself a robot vacuum? If yes, then congratulations!
This handy little device has a mind and personality of its own. Rather than just being a cleaning device, it will often interest your kids or pets. So, like any other family member, it also needs a good name, that you or your kids can call it by.
And this isn’t only for setting up the device’s name. Associating a name is quite fun, especially while giving voice commands to summon it for a quick cleaning session.
However, coming up with a name isn’t as easy as it may seem. We often tend to gravitate towards similar names or towards such names that don’t fit.
Hence, to make things a tad easier for you, we are here with a guide filled with potential names for your cleaning companion. So, hold tight, and let’s begin with the best robot vacuum names!
Best Robot Vacuum Names
- Best Robot Vacuum Names
- Robot Vacuum Names From Popular Characters
- 1. Irona
- 2. R2-D2
- 3. Wall-E
- 4. J.A.R.V.I.S. Or Jarvis
- 5. Mr. Robot
- 6. Marvin The Paranoid Android
- 7. Rosie
- 8. Bender
- 9. Hal 9000
- 10. Alfred Pennyworth
- 11. Buzz Lightyear
- 12. Consuela
- 13. Optimus Prime
- 14. Rambo
- 15. Obi-Wan Kenobi
- 16. Butter
- 17. Mr. Meeseeks
- 18. DJ Roomba
- 19. The Terminator
- 20. Johnny 5
- 21. Robocop
- 22. K9
- 23. Jeeves
- 24. Mr. Carson
- 25. Argus Filch
- Funny Names For Robot Vacuums
- 26. Hairy
- 27. Dustin Bieber
- 28. Sir Cleansalot
- 29. The Grimeinator
- 30. Sir Scrubsalot
- 31. Dustbin
- 32. The Mother Of Dust
- 33. The Dirt Detective
- 34. Cat Car
- 35. The Maid
- 36. Optimus Grime
- 37. Puumba
- 38. Katniss Everclean
- 39. Dustin Timberlake
- 40. Vlad The Inhaler
- 41. Minion
- 42. Sir Vacsalot
- 43. The Mop
- 44. Roundabout
- 45. The Grim Sweeper
- 46. Not A Toaster
- 47. Pet Hair Eater
- 48. Cookie Monster
- 49. Baron Von Sucksenstein
- 50. The Housekeeper
- Human Names For Robot Vacuums
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- Robot Vacuum Names From Popular Characters
Robot Vacuum Names From Popular Characters
We couldn’t possibly start a list of robot vacuum cleaner names without mentioning this famous character from Richie Rich. And, if your robot vacuum is as passionate as Irona, then the name’s a perfect fit.
Are you a Star Wars fan? If yes, then naming your robot vacuum after a loyal astromech droid can never go wrong.
How can we even forget this doll-eyed cleaning robot? So, name your robot vacuum Wall-E if it happens to love cleaning as much as our beloved Disney Pixar character.
4. J.A.R.V.I.S. Or Jarvis
Have you always dreamed of having something similar to Tony Stark’s AI assistant? Then, make your dreams come true by presenting this famous name to your robot vacuum.
5. Mr. Robot
As you can guess, this robotic name is inspired by the series Mr. Robot. We just hope that you will remain in control of your robot vacuum.
6. Marvin The Paranoid Android
If Douglas Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series has never failed to make you laugh, then you could think about giving this name to one of your robot vacuums.
Rosie is one of the most iconic names to give a robot vacuum cleaner, as it comes from a popular show The Jetsons that used to air in the 1960s featuring a robot maid.
Happen to have feisty features in your robot vacuum like Futurama’s Bender Bending Rodríguez? Then there’s no need to think of other names.
9. Hal 9000
Do you have smart features like a Wi-Fi connection in your robot vacuum? If yes, then give it the name of Hal 9000 that belongs to Arthur C. Clarke’s popular Space Odyssey series.
10. Alfred Pennyworth
You can only hope that your robot vacuums can be as loyal and efficient as Batman’s ever-present butler, Alfred.
11. Buzz Lightyear
Those who have grown up with Toy Story know the emotion behind this name, and you can keep it as your Roomba’s name to honor its work to keep the home clean.
Consuela, the mother of twelve, is great at cleaning Peter Griffin’s house in Family Guy while maintaining a straight face. If your robot vacuum is similarly unbothered by you standing on the floor, then give it the name of Consuela.
13. Optimus Prime
Fans of the Transformers franchise can actually find plenty of inspiring Roomba names, but we think that Optimus Prime does stand out on account of his leadership skills. Let’s just hope the name rubs off on your Roomba!
Rambo is rather a fun name for a robot vacuum to signify its dedication to vacuuming your floors, and the name comes from the eponymous film franchise.
15. Obi-Wan Kenobi
When it comes to Star Wars, no one can forget Obi-Wan Kenobi, the legendary Jedi Master, so if you’re a fan, you could give this name to the robot vacuum as a tribute.
Apart from being a well-known robotic character from Rick and Morty, the name Butter will also remind you how essential the robot vacuum is for cleaning up the mess on your floors.
17. Mr. Meeseeks
Keeping up with the theme of Rick and Morty, Mr. Meeseeks is another great name for a robot vacuum as the gadgets are also eager to help you out in cleaning around the house.
18. DJ Roomba
If you happen to own an iRobot Roomba, then DJ Roomba is the perfect name to give to it if you’re a fan of the TV series Parks and Recreation.
19. The Terminator
Do you realize how useful a robot vacuum is for your home? As it helps out in vacuuming the floors throughout the day, so a name like The Terminator is more than justified.
20. Johnny 5
People who are a little old school will remember the Short Circuit films which star the Johnny 5 robot. You could give this name to your robot vacuum to honor its smart and intelligent approach to cleaning.
Well, no one is better at arresting the dust and hair on your floor than the handy-dandy robot vacuum, so why not name it after the popular movie franchise?
One of the critical tasks your robot vacuum cleaners will have is to vacuum up the billions of cat and dog hair strewn around your floors. So, naming the device in honor of Doctor Who’s companion can never go wrong.
Let’s be honest that there are times when the strange activity of robot vacuums does crack us up. So, naming it after an iconic character, Jeeves created by P. G. Wodehouse doesn’t seem like a bad choice.
24. Mr. Carson
Any fans of Downton Abbey over here? If you’re, then it’s hard to forget this straight-faced butler from one of the most iconic TV shows that have ever existed.
25. Argus Filch
Kids raised on Harry Potter will never forget Argus Filch, the caretaker of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. And, just like him, the robot vacuums at times seem to lurk around your home for no apparent reason.
Funny Names For Robot Vacuums
We couldn’t help but include this in our suggestions as it’s a pun on Harry, one of the most common English names. But, it has a greater significance as Roombas are often highly efficient at cleaning pet hair.
27. Dustin Bieber
It’s always good to hope that your robot vacuum model works as well as Justin Bieber sings.
28. Sir Cleansalot
At times, you do want to give respect to your vacuum cleaner, and nothing can be better than ushering it with a formal name if your robot vacuum is connected to a voice assistant like Amazon Alexa.
29. The Grimeinator
Say goodbye to all the dust and grime present on your floors when the Grimeinator bot is out on its mission.
30. Sir Scrubsalot
This is one of our favorite names as nothing can keep your home clean and tidy, like a little scrubbing. So, such a respectable name is apt for the Roombas.
Isn’t it fun to call your robot vacuum a dustbin? And, if you think deeper, it’s actually a literal dustbin as it holds the dust after it’s done with vacuuming.
32. The Mother Of Dust
Does the robot vacuum remind you of your mother, who never forgot to tell you about cleaning the room? If yes, then you’ll surely know the importance of this name.
33. The Dirt Detective
The latest robot vacuum models are perfect for a smart home, as you can call it to clean the dirt out of hidden corners. Hence, it’s apt to give it a suitable name.
34. Cat Car
The internet has graced us with instances where pet cats have hitched a ride on robot vacuums. If your iRobot Roomba happens to have a similar feline friend, then it can surely be called a Cat Car.
35. The Maid
Fancy a party trick? Connect your robot vacuum with Wi-Fi to use a virtual assistant like Google Home or Amazon Alexa and set its name to “the maid”. And, when your friends are over, surprise them by calling out to the vacuum cleaner by its name.
36. Optimus Grime
Yes, it’s a pun on the name of Optimus Prime from the Transformers, and we aren’t sorry for thinking that the name is funny.
Along with being a great The Lion King reference, Puumba will also be quite suitable for an iRobot Roomba. Funnily enough, this name also rhymes with the popular workout, Zumba.
38. Katniss Everclean
Katniss Everdeen may have had a hard time in The Hunger Games, but she didn’t have to clean the dirty floor of your room like the robot vacuum.
39. Dustin Timberlake
Do you like shaking to the tunes of Justin Timberlake? If yes, then give this punny name to your robot cleaner to laugh every time you call it out using Google Home assistant.
40. Vlad The Inhaler
This exquisite name is a pun on the name Vlad the Impaler, and rest assured, your bot vacuum is way better than the inspiration behind Count Dracula.
For some people, their robot vacuums are no less than a minion as there’s always a need to clean a floor or some room.
42. Sir Vacsalot
If your bot vacuum tirelessly cleans without any complaints, then this respectable name is the best way to honor its work.
43. The Mop
Sometimes it’s funny to give a literal name to an object, and as the robot vacuum is a cleaner, calling it, a mop won’t be that bad.
Just like in a roundabout, your vacuum robots always know how to follow a path without hitting a wall.
45. The Grim Sweeper
Even though we are sure that your iRobot Roomba will never be grim about cleaning a room, you could still give it such a puntastic name to chuckle while calling it out.
46. Not A Toaster
Well, it’s obvious that your Roomba isn’t a toaster, but the robots don’t even look like the usual vacuum, so you can create this name to have a bit of fun.
47. Pet Hair Eater
Give this name to your iRobot Roomba if it works as a savior by picking up all the pet hair present at your home.
48. Cookie Monster
If you have kids, then a robot vacuum often has to pick up food crumbs along with other dirt, so a cute name like Cookie Monster works out well. Also, it’s easy for the kids to remember for summoning the gadget when needed.
49. Baron Von Sucksenstein
Bring a little fun to your life by giving your robot vacuum a fun name like this which has an air of importance but makes you chuckle at the same time.
50. The Housekeeper
The Roomba is nothing less than a caretaker for your home as it always makes sure to keep the space clean.
Human Names For Robot Vacuums
As Bob’s a common English name, you can always select it as a name for your Roomba as it’s easy to remember.
The name Mildred reminds us of the peaceful yet model housekeeper who is always there to help out her employer, and we love to see similar qualities in a Roomba.
Along with sounding like the name of a Spanish butler, it’s also a play on the word “robot” which is often used to describe a Roomba vacuum.
Andrew is the friend that’s always by your side, just like the Roomba, or robot vacuum cleaner is ever-ready to clean.
Martha is yet another great name for your robot vacuums as it’s simple along with being helpful for you to build a strong connection with the trusty cleaning device.
So, those are all the name suggestions we have for your robot vacuum. Pick one that’s closest to your preference, but be sure to give it a name. Or, use this list as an inspiration to come up with a name of your own for the beloved cleaner.
Also, remember that you can change the device’s name anytime, so don’t fret about making a choice. If you’re unsure, keep the default name for a while, and then come back to this list for a fresh perspective.
Furthermore, if you happen to think of any other amusing names for a robot vacuum cleaner, do let us know. We would love to add it to our list so that everyone can find a suitable name for their Roomba.
Till then, goodbye and take care!