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."
ghost woman; an ocean nymph? The Nereides were depicted in ancient art as beautiful young maidens, sometimes running with small dolphins or fish in their hands, or else riding on the back of dolphins, hippokampoi (fish-tailed horses) and other sea creatures.
She's the Ancient Greek Goddess of divine retribution a.k.a. Rhamnousia the goddess of Rhamnous. She had no mercy or compassion for those who gave into selfish pride, those who felt they were better or superior than others. Term means "to give what is due."
He's a member of the 8th Infantry Brigade of the Australian Imperial Forces (AIF) who arrived in Egypt too late to join in the Gallipoli campaign. 2.) He's a soldier drafted in the WW2 militia but never left Australia. -he will never fight-