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Algebra may refer to:

Algebra may also refer to structures in various branches of mathematics, for example:

Algebra (Abstract Algebra)

In the context of abstract algebra, in particular ring theory and linear algebra, the following varieties of algebra exist:

  • Algebra is also the stage name of a contemporary R & B performer.

Linguistic Note

The word algebra originates from the Arabic word al-ğabr, meaning balancing, reduction or restoration.

It originates from the name of a book, circa $825$ C.E., by Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi:

Al-Kitāb al-muḫtaṣar fī ḥisāb al-ğabr wa-l-muqābala (The Compendious Book on Calculation by Completion and Balancing)

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