I am finishing up a conversion soon and my given name is not Jewish at all. I realize that once I convert, it doesn’t matter because I will be Jewish regardless of what my name is. However, I’m interested in using my Hebrew name in Jewish spaces. I’m also a person of color and unfortunately I do get questioned and get some odd looks in Jewish spaces. I’d also like to go by my Hebrew name to avoid some of these questions and looks. Would it be strange to introduce myself by my Hebrew name rather than my given name?
Second part of this question: If I have two Hebrew names is it weird to just go by one when not being called for an aliyah or for formal stuff?
Thanks in advance!