|Source books||Monster Manual II|
A buckawn is related to the brownie, and appears similar to the brownie but are slender with dusky skin. A buckawn is less friendly but far more tricky than a brownie, but shuns human contact and does not regularly associate with brownies either. A buckawn is typically armed with a small dagger and quivers of darts which may be drugged or poisoned. Buckawn also have magical spell-like abilities.
Publication history 
The buckawn has appeared in the following publications:
- It first appeared in the first edition Monster Manual II (1983).
- The second edition for the Greyhawk setting under the "brownie" heading in the Monstrous Compendium Greyhawk Appendix (1990).
- The Tome of Horrors (2002) from Necromancer Games.