Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he took and sent messes unto them from before him: but Benjamin's mess was five times so much as any of theirs. And they drank, and were merry with him.
2 Samuel 11:8
And David said to Uriah, Go down to thy house, and wash thy feet. And Uriah departed out of the king's house, and a gift from the king followed him.
Was five times
He gave to all of them, each man, changes of raiment, but to Benjamin he gave three hundred pieces of silver, and five changes of raiment.
1 Samuel 1:5
but to Hannah he gave a double portion, for he loved Hannah, but LORD had shut up her womb.
1 Samuel 9:22
And Samuel took Saul and his servant, and brought them into the guest-chamber, and made them sit in the chief place among those who were bidden, who were about thirty men.
Give strong drink to him who is ready to perish, and wine to the bitter in soul.
Go thy way, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart, for God has already accepted thy works.
A feast is made for laughter, and wine makes glad the life, and money answers all things.
For, lo, I raise up the Chaldeans, that bitter and hasty nation, who march through the breadth of the earth to possess dwelling-places that are not theirs.
The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold the man, a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners! And wisdom is justified from her children.
and says to him, Every man sets out the good wine first, and when they drank much, then the lesser. Thou have kept the good wine until now.