Botero is a surname of Italian origin common in Colombia. Its meaning in English is "boat maker." The surname can refer to the following people:

  • Alejandro Botero (born 1980), Colombian footballer
  • Beatriz Elena Uribe Botero, Colombian politician
  • Fernando Botero (born 1932), Colombian figurative artist
  • Fernando Botero Zea (born 1956), Colombian politician
  • Giovanni Botero (c.1544–1617), Italian thinker, priest, poet, and diplomat
  • Joaquín Botero (born 1977), Bolivian footballer
  • Juan Carlos Botero, Colombian legal researcher
  • Juan Sebastián Botero (born 1986), Colombian-American footballer
  • Naty Botero, Colombian model
  • Santiago Botero (born 1972), Colombian cyclist
  • Samuel Botero (born 1945), Colombian American Designer

Other articles related to "botero":

Alejandro Botero - Career
... Botero started his career with Deportivo Cali in Colombia where there were high hopes for him, in 2002 he moved to Argentina to play for Independiente he was part of the squad that won the ... Botero then stepped down a division to play for Argentinos Juniors ... Botero joined Deportivo Cali in September 2005 ...
Museo De Antioquia - History - Rooms
20th century International art donated by Fernando Botero "Pedritio Botero" room Botero donation from 2000 ...
Giovanni Botero
... Giovanni Botero (c.1544–1617) was an Italian thinker, priest, poet, and diplomat, best known for his work Della ragion di Stato (The Reason of State) ... primarily on the thought of Thomas Aquinas, Botero argued for a more sophisticated relationship between princes and their subjects, one that would give the people more power ... In this way, Botero foreshadowed the thought of later liberal thinkers, such as John Locke and Adam Smith ...
Santiago Botero - Doping Allegations
... On October 2, 2006, Botero was cleared by the disciplinary committee of the Federación Colombiana de Ciclismo (Colombian Cycling Federation) ... On February 28, 2007, Botero was presented with his new team UNE Orbitel in Bogota, Colombia ... In August, Botero won the Vuelta a Colombia for the first time in his career ...