Simba meaning ‘Lion’
Simba is a fictional character who appears in The Lion King franchise. Introduced in Disney Animation’s 32nd animated feature film The Lion King, the character subsequently appears in its sequels The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride and The Lion King 1½.
Simba was created by screenwriters Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts and Linda Woolverton. While Mark Henn served as Simba’s supervising animator as a cub, Ruben A. Aquino animated the character as he appears as an adult. wikipedia