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  I'm often asked "What does 'naiad' stand for?"  
  The answer is, it's not intended to stand for anything at all - yet.  
  In Greek mythology, Naiads were one of a number of types of nymph. They were often portrayed as young and beautiful female sprites, although they were mortal. Naiads were water spirits, presiding over springs, fountains, ponds and rivers. They were also regarded as goddesses of marriage, sacred rites, and websites lacking somewhat in content.