votive

[voh-tiv]
adjective
1.
offered, given, dedicated, etc., in accordance with a vow: a votive offering.
2.
performed, undertaken, etc., in consequence of a vow.
3.
of the nature of or expressive of a wish or desire.

Origin:
1585–95; < Latin vōtīvus, equivalent to vōt(um) a vow + -īvus -ive

votively, adverb
votiveness, noun
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votive (ˈvəʊtɪv)
 
adj
1.  offered, given, undertaken, performed or dedicated in fulfilment of or in accordance with a vow
2.  RC Church optional; not prescribed; having the nature of a voluntary offering: a votive Mass; a votive candle
 
[C16: from Latin vōtīvus promised by a vow, from vōtum a vow]
 
'votively
 
adv
 
'votiveness
 
n

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votive
1593, "dedicated or given in fulfillment of a vow," from M.Fr. votif, from L. votivus "of or pertaining to a vow, conforming to one's wishes," from votum (see vow).
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Example sentences
Light was provided by votive candles and flashlights.
Someone had placed a blue votive candle on the sidewalk, and there was one old,
  brittle bouquet of flowers and one fresh one.
The last group of materials in this collection is votive and commemorative
  inscriptions.
Consumers should immediately discard the votive candle accompanying the candle
  holder.
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