Who wouldn't want a country-street smart-grill gleamin'-lac leanin' fella, with hood status? I'll take two, please! 2.) Nickname for a man. A proper man. 3.) A "made" member of the Mafia; soldier, wiseguy, goodfella, Man of Honor.
Based on the Yiddish version, bobkes to mean nothing, absolutely nothing at all. 2.) Tiny shit balls, specifically like the fecal droppings of a goat. Bupkis mit kaduchas, means "shivering shit balls."