Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And say, What is thy mother? A lioness: she lay down among lions, she nourished her whelps among young lions.

Bible References

A lioness

Nahum 2:11
Where is the den of the lions, and the feeding place of the young lions, where the lion and the lioness walked, the lion's cubs, and no one made them afraid?
Zephaniah 3:1
Woe to her who is rebellious and polluted, the oppressing city!

Young lions

Job 4:11
The old lion perishes for lack of prey. The cubs of the lioness are scattered abroad.
Psalm 58:6
Break their teeth, God, in their mouth. Break out the great teeth of the young lions, Yahweh.
Isaiah 5:29
Their roaring will be like a lioness. They will roar like young lions. Yes, they shall roar, and seize their prey and carry it off, and there will be no one to deliver.
Isaiah 11:6
The wolf will live with the lamb, and the leopard will lie down with the young goat; The calf, the young lion, and the fattened calf together; and a little child will lead them.
Zechariah 11:3
A voice of the wailing of the shepherds! For their glory is destroyed: a voice of the roaring of young lions! For the pride of the Jordan is ruined.