vís = water
alternate spelling: vees
Some things Google found for "vís" and "vis":
Vis is an uncommon last name that can be Dutch. In Icelandic vís means wise, certain. In Dutch and Afrikaans vis means fish. In French vis means screw (metal fastener). In Swedish vis means wise. Vis is a Croatian island in the Adriatic sea and the name of a town on that island.
Word derivation for "water" :
Hungarian = víz
Finnish = vesi
Samgur = vís
The Hungarian and Finnish words are quite similar here.