Origin of algebraist
Related formssub·al·ge·bra·ist, noun
First recorded in 1665–75; algebra
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
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Like the great French algebraist, Vieta, from whom he drew much of his inspiration, he was an amateur mathematician.
The problem is of course (as any Algebraist sees at once) a case of "simultaneous simple equations."