Query below finds tables which names start with specific prefix, e.g. tables with names starting with 'hr'.
select schema_name(t.schema_id) as schema_name, t.name as table_name from sys.tables t where t.name like 'hr%' order by table_name, schema_name;
- schema_name - name of schema table was found in
- table_name - name of found table
- One row represents a table
- Scope of rows: all found tables
- Ordered by table name, schema name