I do this for each of the precepts and some other ethical guidelines
Surāmeraya – rum & spirits.
Surā - intoxicating liquor.
meraya - fermented liquor.
Majjapa - one drinks, strong drinks.
Majja - an intoxicant.
Pamāda - negligence; indolence; remissness; carelessness.
Māda - pride; intoxication; conceit; sexual excess.
ṭhānā - place; locality; condition; reason; office; cause;
Vera – hatred; enemy.
Viratta – dispassion; non-attached to.
Mana – pride; conceit.
Mānī – one who is proud.
Maṇi – a gem jewel.
Veramaṇī – abstinence.
Sikkhā – discipline; training
Pada - a line of stanza.
Sikkhāpada - a precept; a religious rule.
Samādiyāmi – Take upon oneself, 1st person.
He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.