This womans hair could be described as leonine.
An example of a leonine person is a person with a big mane of fluffy hair.
Origin of leonineMiddle English ; from Old French leonin ; from Classical Latin leoninus ; from leo, lion
- Of, relating to, or characteristic of a lion.
- Resembling or suggestive of a lion, as in being powerful or dignified.
Origin of leonineMiddle English, from Old French leonin, from Latin le&omacron;n&imacron;nus, from le&omacron;, le&omacron;n-, lion; see lion.
(comparative more leonine, superlative most leonine)
- Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the lion.
- His leonine face scared the young children.
Latin leÅnÄ«nus 'of a lion; lion-like'.