31 “Your Majesty looked, and there before you stood a large statue—an enormous, dazzling statue, awesome in appearance.

Read Daniel 2:31 Using Other Translations

Thou, O king, sawest, and behold a great image. This great image, whose brightness was excellent, stood before thee; and the form thereof was terrible.
"You saw, O king, and behold, a great image. This image, mighty and of exceeding brightness, stood before you, and its appearance was frightening.
“In your vision, Your Majesty, you saw standing before you a huge, shining statue of a man. It was a frightening sight.