English meaning of the Dagbani word Kofi n korigi

Kofi n korigi

Noun
  1. Preserved chicken (lit. 'Kofi has slaughtered' (the fact that the slaughterer is usually unknown makes the Dagombas doubt its halal status, so they take it that it's Kofi, a non Muslim)
    • A ku chaŋ ti da Kofi n korigi ti ma? (Would you go and buy preserved chicken for me?)
    • Mani bi diri Kofi n korigi (I don't eat preserved chicken)
  2. Genetically-modified preserved chicken (contextually halal)
    • A yi kunna nyin da Kofi n korigi mali ma na (Buy chicken; genetically modified one, when you're coming back)