Literally: to have the ass surrounded by noodles
Meaning: to be very lucky; to have the luck of the devil
Origins: 20th century, circa the 1930s originally avoir du bol ou du cul , a native from Marseille added the to pasta in the equation and the expression became very popular all over France.
Synonyms: avoir du bol ou du cul
Examples Je suis passé à un mille du cap Horn. Au lever du jour, juste au bon moment.J'ai eu un cul bordé de nouilles, incroyable.
I sailed a mile away from Cape Horn at sun rise, it was the perfect moment, I've been so lucky. I had a great time, I shot videos, it was great.