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votaries

Continuing the discussion from The Godmakers:

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/votary

Noun

votary ( plural votaries )

  1. (religion) A person, such as a monk or nun, who lives a religious life according to vows they have made
  2. (religion) A devotee of a particular religion or cult
  3. (religion) A devout or zealous worshipper
  4. Someone who is devoted to a particular pursuit etc; an enthusiast. quotations ▼

Etymology

From Latin votus , past participle of vovere (“to vow, to devote”).

Makes one consider what they are doing when they vote.