Plopp US/English?

Craig Latta craig at
Wed Oct 18 23:08:03 UTC 2006

> > BTW, does anyone have a suggestion for a different name for the
> > English version? Seems the connotations of plopp aren't making it a
> > suitable name in English ;-)
> How about "Poof"?
> This is the sound with which things (often magically) appear and
> disappear in comics.
> It's also used to dispense with drudgery or worries, as in, "Poof.  It
> was nothing."

     But sadly, it's a problematic word in Australia.


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