Poet Smurf in the comic books
Poet Smurf in the cartoon show
|Voice Actor||Frank Welker|
|First Appearance||Season 1|
|Name Translation of Poet Smurf|
|German||Poeti Schlumpf, Dichterschlumpf (only in the old comic books)|
Poet (original French name Schtroumpf Poète) is one of the main characters of the Smurfs comic books and the Smurfs cartoon show, who has appeared on the show up until Season 8. He is the village bard who enjoys crafting poetry and occasionally writes plays and stories. He is usually seen carrying a quill or a harp around.
His character was voiced by Frank Welker.
Poet in the cartoons
Poet Smurf is probably one of the Smurfs in the cartoons that's the least referred to. He is usually composing Odes to random things, like: Ode to the Sun, Ode to Petrification, Ode to an Apple (Before Greedy Smurf ate it), Ode to a Paint Brush, Ode to a Stripe, Ode to the Missing Smurfs (Though Grouchy Smurf stopped him: "I HATE sad poems!"), Ode to a Fried egg (Even though Painter Smurf forcibly discouraged this one, saying "Bah! You cannot do zat! I am already painting zee fried egg!"), Ode to a River, Ode to Rain, and Ode to Brainy Smurf . He also reads to the Smurfs about the Knights of The Round Table. He usually rolls his R's when he's in poetry mode.