Glycine max

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APG IV Classification: DomainEukaryota • (unranked)Archaeplastida • RegnumPlantae • CladusAngiosperms • Claduseudicots • Claduscore eudicots • Cladussuperrosids • Cladusrosids • Claduseurosids I • OrdoFabales • FamiliaFabaceae • SubfamiliaFaboideae • TribusPhaseoleae • GenusGlycine • Species: Glycine max (L.) Merr.

Soybeans (US) or soya beans (UK) are a high-protein legume grown as food for both humans and livestock. The word soy comes from Japanese shoyu.

see also Category:Soy products