Given by vow, or in fulfillment of a vow; consecrated by a vow; devoted; as, votive offerings; a votive tablet.
dedicated in fulfillment of a vow; "votive prayers"
(1) -- an object dedicated or vowed to a deity (Pedley, 356)
An offering concecrated in fulfillment of a vow; a special Mass in the Roman Catholic Church said at the priest's option.
A term applied for prayers or celebration of the Eucharist which are celebrated for a special purpose or occasion or theme rather than according to the Church year.
adj. given or dedicated in fulfillment of a vow or pledge; a votive offering ex votos.