soy

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See also: soþ

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

1670s, from Dutch soja, from Satsuma Japanese 醤油 (そい, soi) [soj] (a variant of standard Japanese 醤油 (しょうゆ, shōyu))

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɔɪ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪ

Noun[edit]

soy (usually uncountable, plural soys)

  1. A common East Asian liquid sauce, made by subjecting boiled beans to long fermentation and then long digestion in salt and water.
    Synonym: (US) soy sauce
    I like a little soy with my rice.
    • 1902 — Annie R. Gregory, Woman's Favorite Cookbook, p.381
      Pour in four tablespoonfuls of sherry and four tablespoonfuls of soy, as much vinegar as the jar will hold, and cover closely until wanted.
  2. (uncountable, often attributive) Soybeans, or the protein derived from them.
    These candles are made from soy.
    The soy crop is looking good this year.
    This diet doesn't let me eat soy.

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Common Turkic *sōy. Cognate with Uyghur سوي(soy).

Noun[edit]

soy (definite accusative soyu, plural soylar)

  1. stock (lineage, family, ancestry)
  2. extraction (origin or ancestry)
    Synonym: əsl
  3. family
    Synonym: ailə
  4. generation
    Synonym: nəsil

Declension[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

  • ? Khalaj: soy

Further reading[edit]

  • soy” in Obastan.com.

Middle French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

soy

  1. oneself

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sum (I am). Compare with doy and voy.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

soy

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of ser.
    Yo no soy marinero, soy capitán.
    I am not a sailor, I am a captain.

Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *suHyús. Cognate with Tocharian A se, Old Armenian ուստր (ustr) and Ancient Greek υἱύς (huiús). Confer also the diminituve form soṃśke reflecting the alternative Proto-Indo-European root for "son".

Noun[edit]

soy m

  1. son

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish صوى(soy), from Common Turkic *soy, compare Old Turkic [script needed] (soy).

Noun[edit]

soy (definite accusative soyu, plural soylar)

  1. ancestry
  2. descent
  3. family
  4. kin
  5. lineage
  6. sort
  7. tribe
  8. origin
  9. pedigree
  10. progeny
Declension[edit]
Inflection
Nominative soy
Definite accusative soyu
Singular Plural
Nominative soy soylar
Definite accusative soyu soyları
Dative soya soylara
Locative soyda soylarda
Ablative soydan soylardan
Genitive soyun soyların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular soyum soylarım
2nd singular soyun soyların
3rd singular soyu soyları
1st plural soyumuz soylarımız
2nd plural soyunuz soylarınız
3rd plural soyları soyları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular soyumu soylarımı
2nd singular soyunu soylarını
3rd singular soyunu soylarını
1st plural soyumuzu soylarımızı
2nd plural soyunuzu soylarınızı
3rd plural soylarını soylarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular soyuma soylarıma
2nd singular soyuna soylarına
3rd singular soyuna soylarına
1st plural soyumuza soylarımıza
2nd plural soyunuza soylarınıza
3rd plural soylarına soylarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular soyumda soylarımda
2nd singular soyunda soylarında
3rd singular soyunda soylarında
1st plural soyumuzda soylarımızda
2nd plural soyunuzda soylarınızda
3rd plural soylarında soylarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular soyumdan soylarımdan
2nd singular soyundan soylarından
3rd singular soyundan soylarından
1st plural soyumuzdan soylarımızdan
2nd plural soyunuzdan soylarınızdan
3rd plural soylarından soylarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular soyumun soylarımın
2nd singular soyunun soylarının
3rd singular soyunun soylarının
1st plural soyumuzun soylarımızın
2nd plural soyunuzun soylarınızın
3rd plural soylarının soylarının
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

soy

  1. second-person singular imperative of soymak (to peel)

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