Davis Cup

/ (ˈdeɪvɪs) /

noun

an annual international lawn tennis championship for men's teams
the trophy awarded for this

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Word Origin for Davis Cup

C20: after Dwight F. Davis (1879–1945), American civic leader who donated the cup
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