Niterói

geographical name
Ni·​te·​rói | \ ˌnē-te-ˈrȯi How to pronounce Niterói (audio) \
variants: or formerly Nictheroy \ ˌnē-​te-​ˈrȯi How to pronounce Nictheroy (audio) \

Definition of Niterói

city in southeastern Brazil on Guanabara Bay opposite Rio de Janeiro population 487,562

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