What does Nayad mean?
Nayad /nay-ad/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the name Nayad means "water nymph". Nayad is a version of Naida (Greek) with the suffix -yad.
How popular is Nayad?
Nayad is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Nayad is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Nayad for girls. Nayad has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)