twt (“image”) + ꜥnḫ (“living”) + jmn (“Amun”), with twt and jmn in a direct genitive construction. The compound is based on the pharaoh’s earlier name, twt-ꜥnḫ-jtn (literally “living image of the Aten”). A longer form of twt-ꜥnḫ-jmn is found as twt-ꜥnḫ-jmn-ḥqꜣ-jwnw-šmꜥw.
- (reconstructed Medio-Late Egyptian) IPA(key): /təˈwaːtəʔ ˈʕaːnəχ ʔaˈmaːnəʔ/
- (reconstructed Late Egyptian) IPA(key): /təˈwoːt ˈʕoːnəχ ʔaˈmoːn/
- (modern Egyptological) IPA(key): /tuːt ɑːnx imɛn/
- Conventional anglicization: tut-ankh-amen