nek minnit means: It is used in place of “Next Minute.” Its etymology is unknown, but it could have been a reference to the TV3 short-running show “The Jono Project”. This phrase was extremely popular in New Zealand, and it has been parodied numerous times. (in Community Dictionary, added by Purificación Rubio)

What else does nek minnit mean?

  • This is used at the end of sentences instead of “Next Minute”, and refers to something which has occurred usually in a pictorial form. (in Community Dictionary, added by Ryder Chambers)
  • It takes to go to a corner shop or dairy and then come back to discover that the scooter is damaged. (in Community Dictionary, added by Joy Maxwell)