dav·en·port /ˈdævṇˌport, ˈdævṃ, ˌpɔrt/
Dav·en·port n. A kind of small writing table, generally somewhat ornamental, and forming a piece of furniture for the parlor or boudoir.
A much battered davenport in one of the windows, at which sat a lady writing. --A. B. Edwards.
n 1: a city in eastern Iowa on the Mississippi River across from
Moline and Rock Island
2: a small decorative writing desk
3: a large sofa usually convertible into a bed