There is everywhere the mystic's deep love for double, even treble meanings: e.g.
This might be double, treble, fourfold, fivefold, sixfold, tenfold, twelvefold, even thirtyfold,, according to the enormity of the offence.
Then there are varieties known as double and treble palma, and single, double and treble pa/o, the latter being the finest form of oloroso.
He overruns extorted tribute, and double and treble tribute Mahoinme-from the princes of Andalusia.
Trombones often played with the three lower voices, a practice of high antiquity surviving from a time when there were soprano trombones or cornetti (Zincken, a sort of treble serpent) to play with the sopranos.