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Botafogo (local/standard alternative Brazilian Portuguese pronunciation: ) is a beachfront neighborhood ('' Brazilian Portuguesebairro '') in Brazilian PortuguesebairroRio de Janeiro , Brazilian PortuguesebairroRio de JaneiroBrazil . It is a mostly upper middle class and small commerce community, and is located between the hills of Mundo Novo, Dona Marta (which separates it from Brazilian PortuguesebairroRio de JaneiroBrazilLaranjeiras ) and São João (which separates it from Copacabana ).... read more

Fazenda Botafogo

Fazenda Botafogo is a region of Rio de Janeiro, but not officially recognized as a neighborhood.Category:Geography of Rio de Janeiro (city) read more

Botafogo (disambiguation)

Botafogo is a beachfront neighborhood (''bairro'') in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The word may also refer to one of the following. read more

Botafogo (galleon)

The ''São João Baptista'' (), commonly known as the ''Botafogo'' (Spitfire), was a Portuguese galleon warship built in the 16th century, around 1534, considered the biggest and most powerful warship in the world at the time. - Serving HistoryThis ship could carry 366 bronze cannons, and had an artillery power of 1,000 tons. For this reason, it became known as ''Botafogo'', meaning literally ''fire maker'' or ''spitfire'' in popular Portuguese.==History==The ''Botafogo'' was used both in the Atlantic... read more

Botafogo Reptiles

The Botafogo Reptiles is a Beach American football team based in Botafogo Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.== History ==Formed in 1999 by a group of friends in order to have fun, the Reptiles grew quickly and today is the most successful beach football team of the country. In the last eight state championships, the Reptiles reached all finals and became a 5-time champion in 2002/2003/2004/2005/2008. The team went undefeated in three of the five titles.Since its foundation until the end of the season... read more

Botafogo Station

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Ana Botafogo

Ana Botafogo (born 9 July 1957) is a Brazilian ballet dancer and actress.Born in Rio de Janeiro, she started her studies in her hometown and to dance professionally in France, at the Ballet de Marseille. Botafogo also attended the Salle Pleyel's Goubé Academy at Paris, École supérieure de danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower, and Dance Center-Covent Garden, in London.Botafogo is the ''prima ballerina'' of Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro since 1981.She debuted... read more

Botafogo Esporte Clube

Botafogo Esporte Clube, commonly known as Botafogo, was a Brazilian football team based in Teresina, Piauí state. They won the Campeonato Piauiense five times.==History==The club was founded in 1930. They won the Campeonato Piauiense in 1941, 1945, 1946, 1949, and in 1957, and the Campeonato Piauiense Second Level in 1965.==Stadium==Botafogo Esporte Clube played their home games at Estádio Lindolfo Monteiro, nicknamed ''Lindolfinho''. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 8,000 people.==References==Category:Association... read more

Associação Botafogo Futebol Clube

Associação Botafogo Futebol Clube, also known as Botafogo or Botafogo-DF, is a Brazilian football club based in Guará, in Distrito Federal. The club was formerly known as Clube Esportivo Guará.==History==The club was founded on July 14, 2004 as Clube Esportivo Guará. The club won the Campeonato Brasiliense Second Level in 2006. It was founded again as Associação Botafogo Futebol Clube on July 14, 2009, after celebrating its five-year birthday and joining a partnership with Botafogo de Futebol... read more

Botafogo Sport Club

Botafogo Sport Club, commonly known as Botafogo, is a Brazilian football club based in Salvador, Bahia state. They won the Campeonato Baiano seven times.==History==The club was founded on August 14, 1919. They won the Campeonato Baiano in 1919, 1922, 1923, 1926, 1930, 1935, and in 1938. The club participated in the Taça de Prata in 1980, when it finished in 62nd among 64 clubs. The club closed its football department in 1990, but reopened it in 2011 to compete in the Campeonato Baiano Second Level,... read more

Botafogo Futebol Clube (SP)

Botafogo Futebol Clube is a Brazilian association football club based in Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo state, founded on October 12, 1918. The club currently competes in the Campeonato Brasileiro Série C, and in the Campeonato Paulista.== History ==In the beginning of the century, the city of Ribeirão Preto had very bitter disputes between football clubs. Every neighborhood had at least one club representing it. In Vila Tibério, there were at least three clubs: União, Paulistano Tiberense and Ideal... read more

Botafogo Futebol Clube (PB)

Botafogo Futebol Clube, usually known as Botafogo, or as Botafogo da Paraíba, is a Brazilian football club from João Pessoa, Paraíba state. The club won the Série D once.==History==On September 28, 1931, the club was founded at Cristo Redentor neighborhood, João Pessoa city, by Beraldo de Oliveira, Manoel Feitosa, Livonete Pessoa, José de Melo, Edson de Moura Machado and Enock Lins, all of them Botafogo of Rio de Janeiro supporters.''Enciclopédia do Futebol Brasileiro'', Volume 1 –... read more

Botafogo (dance move)

Botafogo, also sometimes spelt as Bota-fogo or Bota Fogo, is a dance step in Samba. Depending on relative positions and handholds, there are several versions of Botafogos while the basic footwork technique is the same. The name comes from Botafogo place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A generic Botafogo step pattern may start from either foot, either forward or backward, and its three steps are counted as "1..a2". During the dance the Botafogos are usually repeated several times, from alternating feet.The... read more

Botafogo FC (Cape Verde)

Botafogo Futebol Clube (Capeverdean Crioulo, ALUPEC or ALUPEK: ''Botafogu Futibol Klubi'', Djarfogo: ''Botafogu Futebol Klubi'') is football club that plays in the Fogo Island League in Cape Verde. It is based in the city of São Filipe in the island of Fogo and plays in its stadium. It is one of many teams that only a few titles before (including one in the 1960s) and since independence including one in 1980.Apart from football, there are also in the club basketball, volleyball and athletics departments.==Uniform==Its... read more

Acari/Fazenda Botafogo Station

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