|“||Kopa: Wow! Grandfather and Great-grandfather were really something.
Rafiki: That they were. So was your great-grandmother Uru. She discovered a lake at the western edge of the Pride Lands, and many animals were saved from thirst.
Uru is first mentioned by Ahadi when he tells Rafiki that she is searching for a new source of food and water for the Pride Lands. She is later mentioned by Rafiki himself as he relates the story to Kopa, explaining that Uru had found a lake at the western edge of the Pride Lands that saved many animals from thirst.
Personality and traits
Uru is dauntless and dutiful, as she is willing to separate from her family in order to save her subjects.
- Uru's name means "diamond" or "monitor lizard" in Swahili.
- Scar's mother is mentioned in The Lion King when Zazu comments, "Didn't your mother ever tell you not to play with your food?" No name is stated.