- Wikipedia, E. H. Moore

The first use of the word “field” to refer to the algebraic structure of a commutative division ring is found in:

- E. Hastings Moore (1893), “A doubly-infinite system of simple groups”, Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, 3 (3): 73–78, $[$doi:10.1090/S0002-9904-1893-00178-X, MR:1557275$]$

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