From Japanese shō-yu, from Chinese shi-yu, from shi 'salted beans' + yu 'oil'.
Words that rhyme with soyahoy, alloy, Amoy, annoy, boy, buoy, cloy, coy, destroy, employ, enjoy, Hanoi, hoi polloi, hoy, Illinois, joy, koi, oi, ploy, poi, Roy, savoy, tatsoi, toy, trompe l'œil, troy
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