Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):
(A tyrant; An unjust ruler; Death; Healing from a sickness; Receiving an inheritance) A lioness in a dream represents ignorance, pride, affectation and perfidy.
Seeing a lion without being seen, means escape from harm one may fear, attaining knowledge and growing in wisdom.
A struggle with a lion that does not lead to oneâs death in a dream means observing a long lasting diet caused by an illness.
If one fights with a lion and eats or snatches off a piece of his flesh, bones or hair in a dream, it means that he will attain success,leadership, wealth or conquer his enemy.
Sleeping beside a lion in a dream means safety from illness, or protection from oneâs enemy.
If one sees a lion inside his own house in a dream, it means that he will gain the upper hand, or it could represent longevity and a high position in the world.
A lion entering a town in a dream means a plague that will strike such a town.
(Also see Lioness)