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votary

vo·ta·ry

votary

pronunciation:
vo t ri
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
inflections: votaries
definition 1: a fervent and devoted follower, esp. of a religion, activity, leader, or ideal.
definition 2: a devout worshiper bound by vows to religious service, such as a monk or nun.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, concerning, or made sacred by a vow.
derivation: votarist (n.)