It’s a bulk API which which works with offset & limit parameters to fetch specific set of data.
This is the position in the dataset of a particular record. By specifying offset, you retrieve a subset of records starting with the offset value. Offset is zero-based i.e. the 10th record is at offset 9
number of records on single page default:20
Search on lists name
This indicates in what order the lists records are sorted in the API response. By default records are sorted by DateCreated in ascending order. However, you can override the same in following way for ascending order: Eg: date_created:asc or name:asc