Translation: leaf, a sheet (of paper), document [noun,m]
potni list – passport
rojstni list – birth certificate
poročni list – marriage certificate
garancijski list – warranty certificate
When linked to a sheet of paper:
list – generally a list of paper (e.g. A4)
One can also refer to a magazine as “list”, but that usage is outdated.
(A sheet of paper is lying on the table.)
(Take an empty A4 sheet.)
Lipov list je simbol slovenstva.
(Linden leaf is a symbol of Slovenian culture.)
Jeseni je listje lepo obarvano.
(Leaves are nicely colored in autumn.)
(Sir, show me your passport.)
(to be one’s fellow countryman; lit. to be the leaf of our mountain)
(to be a blank slate, tabula rasa)