A lion is a large cat found mostly in sub-Saharan Africa known as the “king of the jungle” and often referring to Jesus in the Bible.
Positive: Dreaming of a lion represents Jesus, a conqueror, or bold saints. It could also represent overcoming, victory, and transformation. A lion could represent God calling you to a higher office or realm in relationship than you are currently.
Negative: Seeing a lion in your dream could symbolize Satan the devourer, persecution, or worldly dominion. To dream of a lion roaming around you could represent a spiritual war or being under attack.
(Ezekiel 1:10; Proverbs 28:1; John 18:37; 1 Peter 5:8; Psalm 22:13; Psalm 91:13; Daniel 7:1-4; Psalm 17:12; Hosea 5:14).