A lion is a carnivorous mammal. It is the second-largest living cat after the tiger.  It is the mascot of Gryffindor House at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as it represents courage and chivalry, the two most pronounced traits of a Gryffindor.
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game) (Gryffindor sign)
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game) (statue)}