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German Baptist religious group. They were popularly known as Dunkards, Dunkers, or Tunkers, from the German for "to dip," referring to their method of baptizing. The Brethren evolved from the Pietist movement in Germany.
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Dunkers, who practiced three-time immersion baptism, were also referred to as Tunkers, Dunkards, and Brethren.
The Tunkers, incidentally also known as "Dunkers," were a religious group whose church building figured prominently in the Antietam battle).
We are very excited about this new partnership and believe together we will be able to provide the automotive industry with the best tools to remain competitive in this challenging economic climate," says Andre Tunkers, managing director for TouNKERS Maschinenbau GmbH.