Why was the holy roman empire neither holy nor roman nor an empire?

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It wasn't Roman because it was located in Germany and France, without any connection to Rome. It wasn't Holy because God did not make it Holy. And it wasn't an Empire because it did not conquer other groups of peoples.
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What is meant by the French essayist and philosopher Voltaire when he described the Holy Roman Empire as an agglomeration which was neither holy nor Roman nor an empire.?

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What made the Holy Roman Empire holy?

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Who destroyed the holy roman empire?

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What was the territory of The Holy Roman Empire?

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What is the philosiphy of the holy roman empire?

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