NOTES FOR SPECIAL CASES
- If you were adopted and know your original birth name, enter the birth name even if you have never used this name.
- If you were adopted but do not know your original birth name--or did not have one--use the name given by your adoptive parents.
- Birthnames can be written in English, Hindi, Portuguese, Russian, German, Vietnamese, French and Greek.
- If the first or last name of your birthname is hyphenated, please enter the name with the hyphen.