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Lion Tamer (The)

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Ellen Bright, who exhibited at Wombwell’s menagerie, was so called. She was killed by a tiger in 1880, at the age of seventeen.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Linspe (French, 2 syl.)
Lion (as an agnomen)
Lion (as an emblem)
Lion (grateful for kindness):
Lion
Lion
Lion-hunter (A)
Lion-killer (The)
Lion Sermon (The)
Lion-sick
Lion Tamer (The)
Lion and Unicorn
Lion and the True Prince (The)
Lion of God
Lion of St. Mark
Lion of the Reformation (The)
Lion of the Zodiac
Lion’s Claws
Lion’s Head
Lion’s Mouth
Lion’s Provider