Male Lions have been universally known as the King Of The Jungle for thousands of years now.
People always say, “But Lions don’t live in the jungle”, well that’s true but the original word “Jungle” comes from the Sanskrit ‘jangala-s’ meaning ‘sparsely grown, arid’. This Sanskrit word was the origin for the Hindi ‘jangal’ meaning ‘uncultivated ground’, which was later changed in English to mean dense Forrest.
In this video, you see the Lion versus one of his fiercest foes. Check it out: