Yes, great is the beauty of His Word and glorious are the works of His hands!!
Well, you right as regards the Hebrew/English occurences. I also checked other translations to come up with 4. "nephesh" is better translated soul, I agree.
"Midst" is only of significance as this chapter is in the midst of the Bible looking at it from the 7fold structure point of view.
"Let both sides explore what believes unite us instead of belabouring those believes which divide us." J.F.K 1961
"The undeserved kindness of the Lord Jesus Christ be with the holy ones. Amen" Rev. 22:21