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The Alteryx Academy is a great place to look for content on how to use some of the more advanced tools, like the Fuzzy Match , which will indeed give you what you want, but it is a difficult tool to master and will take some effort to learn. Whenever I use it, I have to refresh myself on it using some of the great free resources Alteryx provides.
Here's just a few:
On the tool itself from the join palate, you can click on it and select "Open Example".
Fuzzy Match will create many rows based on the Match score to other names. That's why it's a best practice to sort "Match Score" in a Desc order, then add a Unique tool to just keep the ID/name with the highest score.