To handily beat all competition; to clear an area; to drive in a steady force. Sweep is a common herding dog name.





Traits associated with the name Sweep:

Sweep has a fun sound to it, and represents a down-to-earth owner who doesn't take life too seriously.

Dogs named Sweep tend to be loving, and hard-working. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Sweep?

Naming your dog Sweep suggests that you have a playful and creative side. It also suggests that you have a strong connection to the past, as Sweep was a popular name for dogs in the 1950s.

Is Sweep a good dog name?

Sweep is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Sweep isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Sweep is found in these categories:


  • Sweep ranks #7,041 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Sweep ranks #2,998 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Sweep ranks #3,328 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Sweep is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

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Most popular breeds named Sweep:

  1. Border Collie

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Famous dogs named Sweep:

  • television icon A dog named Sweep featured in the television show Sooty.

Dog names like Sweep:

From The Isle Of Skye
Hard outer covering of an animal
Expedition, Invasion
get ready for something difficult or unpleasant
A bird that fed on human flesh
To move hastily or in a hurry.
Sweep dog name meaning

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