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on bulbapedia it says:
Previously, due to the censor that prevents Pokémon with offensive nicknames being traded on the GTS, an English language Cofagrigus could not be traded without a nickname.
But why.


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Because there was a bad word in his name.


Since all names had to be clean, and this one wasn't, it was deemed to be nicknamed forever. :o

Hope I helped. :)
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Also, I think you could trade Cofagrigus if it had been nicknamed...
I nicknamed mine Coffie :P

It was female
I would just name mine Cofgrigus. xD
There's an @ sign in BW? I didn't know that! :o
Idk if there is lol
Don't copy off of my Coffie :P
I nicknamed mine Sarcophagi. I was hoping to do Sarcophaguy, but there wasn't enough room.